Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Immaculate Conception and Life: Thursday, December 8th, 2016 (Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary)

Listen to the homily here.


Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary
·      Cool things today
o   This title is our patroness for our Country
§  We pray today on the 75th year of Pearl Harbor
§  December 7th, 1941
o   Solemnity of Mother Mary without sin
§  Everyone except Mary and Jesus were born with sin
o   When do we celebrate Mother Mary’s birthday?  September 8th
Life: this is the celebration of the beginning of Mother Mary’s life on earth
·      She began in her mother (Joachim and Anne)
·      Other mothers and fathers

Annunciation: “Hail, full of grace!  The Lord is with you.”

Mary said, “Behold, I am the handmaid of the Lord.
May it be done to me according to your word.”

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