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May 17, 2017

Pope Francis: I am suspicious of ongoing Medjugorje apparitions

Asked by journalists about the alleged appearance of the Virgin Mary at Medjugorje, Pope Francis said the original apparitions more than three decades ago deserve further study, but voiced doubt…
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May 12, 2017

This is the miracle that led to the Fatima children's canonization

Tomorrow, on the 100th anniversary of Mary’s first appearance at Fatima, Pope Francis will canonize Jacinta and Francisco Marto, two of the three shepherd children who witnessed the Marian apparitions.…
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May 11, 2017

READ: Pope Francis’s prayer at the site of the Fatima apparitions

The Pope will pray to the Virgin Mary to 'help us follow the example of Blessed Francisco and Blessed Jacinta' The Catholic News Service has produced an English translation of…
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May 11, 2017

Join me at the feet of Mary, Francis asks ahead of Fatima trip

Wednesday evening, just two days ahead of his trip to Fatima, Pope Francis sent a video message to the people of Portugal asking them to be with him during his…
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May 8, 2017

Everything you need to know about Fatima (Part 1)

It’s the most popular and well-known Marian apparition in the recent history of the Church. One hundred years ago, the Blessed Virgin Mary appeared to three shepherd children in a…
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April 21, 2017

Businessman sends free Fatima statues to parishes throughout the world

José Camara, who has paid for statues to be sent everywhere from England to Madagascar, says he has nearly depleted his life savings Every time José Camara thinks his ministry…
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April 21, 2017

How does the Church determine a true Marian apparition?

When it comes to apparition reports the Catholic Church takes a prudent approach When it comes to Marian apparitions, the Catholic Church takes a prudent approach that focuses more on…
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April 21, 2017

How the upcoming canonization affirms the Fatima apparitions

The canonization of Fatima visionaries Francisco and Jacinta Marto has been hailed as an exciting moment for the Church, but the rector of the Marian shrine has said that it…
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April 11, 2017

Pope Francis calls consistory to approve canonisation of Fatima seers

The consistory to approve the canonisation of Blesseds Francisco and Jacinta Marto will take place on April 20 The Vatican has announced that Pope Francis will preside over a consistory…
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April 5, 2017

Sister Lucia declared Second Secret of Fatima fulfilled

In 1917, Our Lady delivered a stunning prophecy to the three child visionaries at Fatima. Russia, she warned, would fall into "error" and spread this error around the world. She…
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