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Marian devotion

October 20
"Without a doubt, the Church's most popular and beloved expression of Marian devotion is the Rosary. It's my favorite expression too. Love engendering love-that's the secret of the Rosary."
- Dr. Scott Hahn
Today's Reflection:
How does the Rosary, as love, engender love, in my own life?
  

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The eyes of Christ

October 17
"When we gaze into the eyes of Christ with the eyes of our heart, we begin to see things as they truly are. Under His gaze of love our prayer begins to resonate with the will of the Father."
-Dr. Anthony Lilles
Today's Reflection:
How can I gaze more deeply into the eyes of Christ?
  

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A path of contemplation

October 16
 "The Rosary should always been seen and experienced as
a path of contemplation."
-Rosarium Virginis Mariae, 38
Today's Reflection:
In what ways is the Rosary a path of contemplation?
  

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Hail Mary

October 15
"How I love to pray, 'Hail Mary, Full of Grace...'"
- Mike Aquilina on his mother's devotion to the Rosary
Today's Reflection:
How can our devotion to the Rosary increase as our love for our Blessed Mother increases?
  

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Holding the beads

October 14
 "Throughout the years of mothering my brood of five, I often resorted to my ten fingertips to count my Hail Marys when the task I was immersed in did not allow for holding the beads."
- Donna Marie Cooper O'Boyle
Today's Reflection:
How simple it is to say the Rosary, as all it takes is a hand of ten fingertips! How can I incorporate this simple, yet profound prayer, into my daily life?
  

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The Obedience of Mary

October 13
"The knot of Eve's disobedience was loosed by the obedience of Mary."
-St. Irenaeus
Today's Reflection:
Why was Mary's obedience so pivotal in salvation history?
  

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The dragon was angry

October 12
"Then the dragon was angry with the woman, and went off to make war on the rest of her offspring, on those who keep the commandments of God and bear testimony to Jesus."
- Revelation 12:17
Today's Reflection:
Who are "the woman's offspring" and what does this indicate about the need for vigilance?
  

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An example of that motherly love

May 17
"So also in its apostolic tasks the Church rightly looks to the one who bore Christ, Christ who was conceived by the Holy Spirit and born of the Virgin in order that he might also be born and grow in the hearts of the faithful. In her whole life this virgin mother showed herself as an example of that motherly love that must animate all who share in the apostolic mission of the Church
for the regeneration of mankind."
-Lumen Gentium, Second Vatican Council
Today’s Reflection:
How does this quote inspire you in your understanding of spiritual motherhood and its importance for mankind?
  

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Mother in the order of grace

May 16
"In a wholly singular way she [Mary] cooperated by her obedience, faith, hope, and burning charity in the work of the Savior in restoring supernatural life to souls. For this reason she is mother to us in the order of grace."
-Vatican Council II, Lumen Gentium
Today’s Reflection:
Ponder Mary's special role as mother of the Church. How does her example inspire you to God's invitation to carry Christ in the womb of your heart as spiritual mother?
  

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The greatest saints

April 28
Feast of St. Louis de Montfort (1673-1716)
"The greatest saints, the souls richest in graces and virtues, shall be the most assiduous in praying to our Blessed Lady, and in having her always present as their perfect model for imitation and their powerful aid for help."
-St. Louis de Montfort, True Devotion to Mary
Today's Reflection
According to St. Louis de Montfort, how rich in grace and virtue might my soul be? To what extent can I increase my devotion to the Blessed Mother and her intercession?
  

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