Message of Guadalupe

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Our Lady of Guadalupe, Queen of Mexico, Mother of the Americans and Protectress of the Unborn Child

Author: Rae, Gillian Year: 2008
Publisher: Catholic Truth Society UK Pages: 51
Binding: A6 Paperback
Code: D652 Series: Shrines
Dimension: 105 x 148

Our Lady of Guadalupe, Queen of Mexico, Mother of the Americas and Protectress of the Unborn Child.


Why, in 1531, did Our Lady appear to an illiterate Mexican worker, Juan Diego? How can interest and devotion to her today be so widespread? Our Lady appeared as an Indian girl, speaking Juan Diego's own native language, and offered her help to the oppressed and largely pagan people from which he came. The miraculous image, which appeared as a result on Diego's clothing, can still be seen in Mexico today. This booklet tells the story, and the message Guadalupe has for the modern world. Gillian Rae eloquently shows how Mary's 'missionary image' spans the centuries to combat today's 'culture of death.'