Dec 10, 2012

Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe - December 12


O God, Father of mercies
who placed your people under the
singular protection
of your Son's most Holy Mother,
grant that all who invoke the Blessed Virgin of Guadalupe,
may seek with ever more lively faith
the progress of peoples in the ways of
justice and of peace.

(Collect of Holy Mass)  

As we mark the celebration of the Memorial of Our Lady of Guadalupe this Wednesday, the Patroness of the Americas as she has been titled, take a look at this video with the Venerable Fulton Sheen.  The quintissential charismatic preacher whose passed to Heaven and his "lovely Lady dressed in blue" thirty three years ago December 9th.

May his heroic faith, charity, and conviction be in our lives and hearts as we continue our Advent journey. In the video below, Vernerable Archbishop Sheen reflects with his characteristic zeal on some varied Biblical events in the life of the Blessed Mother.  This is part 2 of a 4 part series on Mary. Enjoy!