Saint Anne Relics miraculously discovered

Saint Anne Ancient Crypt - Apt, France

July 26th is the feast of Saint Anne, the mother of the Virgin Mary. I would like to share a story with you that I read about the relics of St. Anne in Apt, France on Catholic Tradition, and photographs I took this past week at the Cathedral of Saint […]

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HOLY DOORS of Mercy

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Holy Doors of Mercy My first experience with a Holy Door of Mercy was on August 2, 1989, when I was visiting the charming city of Assisi, Italy, the home of the beloved “FRANCESCO.” I was so taken by Francis’ kindness and goodness and peacefulness that a year later, July […]

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Pope Francis upholds Mary Magdalene as Apostle

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VATICAN CITY—June 10, 2016 . Vatican announced that a decree entitled: .  “Mary Magdalene, apostle of the apostles” was issued in accordance with the will of Pope Francis raising the July 22nd memorial of Saint Mary Magdalene to a feast on the church’s liturgical calendar. In the Mass and in the […]

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Camargue Cross Origin

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CAMARGUE CROSS is an emblem formed with a Latin cross whose upper ends represent a three-pronged fork or “trident” (a working tool used by “guardians” or cowboys) and whose lower end is a sea anchor topped by a heart. The Camargue Cross stands for the three cardinal virtues: cross of […]

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Saint Mary Magdalene 2015 Feast Day Festivities in Provence

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If you find yourself in the South of France this July you can enrich your vacation and your spiritual life by participating in some of the Saint Mary Magdalene feast day festivities surrounding her July 22nd Feast Day. . Feast Day Festivities in Provence . Sunday, July 19, 2015 — at 5 […]

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Saint Mary Magdalene National Shrine

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A Saint Mary Magdalene National Shrine is my DREAM VISION…. My vision board for a Saint Mary Magdalene National Shrine has been on the wall directly over my computer for the past several years. ….to bring Saint Mary Magdalene (her relic) to the United States where it can permanently remain in a Saint Mary Magdalene National […]

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Skull of Mary Magdalene

Skull of Mary Magdalene

Skull of Mary Magdalene The skull of Mary Magdalene can be found in the South of France in the once Gallo Roman town of Villa Latta or Tégulata, which after the death of Maximin (one of Jesus’ seventy-two disciples), became St. Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume. The skull of Mary Magdalene rests most of […]

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Elizabeth of Sainte Marie-Madeleine

Elizabeth of Sainte Marie-Madeleine

I would like to introduce to you Elizabeth whom I first met in July 2013, as she was one of the pilgrims who flew from Virginia to the South of France for the first Novena Tour of PROVENCE to Saint Mary Magdalene which took place over the Feast of Saint […]

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Sainte Marie Madeleine and La Sainte-Baume

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For those of you who cannot travel to Provence and climb up to La Sainte-Baume, the “Grotte de Sainte Marie Madeleine” (the Cave of Saint Mary Magdalene), and even higher to Chapel St. Pilon—where tradition says Mary Magdalene was raised up by angels seven times a day, you may want […]

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Novena to Saint Mary Magdalene while traveling her path in PROVENCE

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This nine day Novena to Saint Mary Magdalene comes to you directly from the South of France, Mary Magdalene country. La Sainte-Baume, which means “holy cave” in Provençal dialect, is the name of the Cave where Mary Magdalene spent the last thirty years of her life. The entrance to this […]

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Novena Tour Day 2—Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer – July 21, 2013

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We had an early breakfast in a side dining room of the hôtellerie and then boarded our tour bus for a 2 hour drive to Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, in time for the 10:30 Sunday Mass at the parish church. Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer is a little fishing village where Mary Magdalene and her companions on […]

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