to Jesus through Mary

Fatima, Marian Consecration, and the quiet faithfulness of God

"Our Lady of Fatima" (detail) by Chambers

In the midst of autumn homecomings, with high schools and colleges celebrating alumni with reunions and football games, I had a different homecoming this past weekend. I returned to the parish in which I grew up to give their annual women’s retreat.  It was at the parish I attended throughout middle school and high school, received the Sacrament of Confirmation, […]