The Angel of the Lord appeared unto Mary, and she conceived of the Holy Spirit. "I am the handmaid of the Lord; be it done to me according to Thy Word." The Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us. When praying the Rosary, think of this image: proceed from Father, Son, and Holy Spirit through Mary and back again, which is the rhythm that underpins meditating on the Rosary: to pray the Rosary is to get keyed into the Incarnation.
Day 2 Novena to Our Lady of Sorrows #pinterest I grieve for thee, O Mary most sorrowful, in the anguish of thy most affectionate heart during the flight into Egypt and thy sojourn there.........| Awestruck
Ave Maria: The Latin words for “Hail Mary.” In Scripture: "Hail, Full of Grace, the Lord is with you. Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the fruit of your womb, (Jesus). (cf. Lk 1:26) wwwpauline.org