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Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary Feast Day

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Today, we celebrate another Marian Feast Day, the Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary. It is on this day that we honor Mary, as Queen of Heaven. As the Mother of God, and the spouse of the Holy Spirit, she holds a special place in the hearts of the faithful. It is only right that, as the Mother of God, she should be crowned as Queen of Heaven, as Christ is the King! As Catholics, when we pray the Rosary, on Wednesdays and Sundays, we recognize the crowning of the Blessed Virgin Mary as Queen of Heaven, when we recite the fifth Glorious Mystery. This glorious event deserves some meditation, on our part. As Bishop Barron articulates in this video, the Blessed Virgin Mary is the New Ark of the Covenant, in that she is the pure vessel that gives birth to Christ. She is the crowned figure mentioned in Revelation 12:1-3.  Read more...

A Visual Feast:The Queenship of Mary

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A selection of the some of the best art and icons capturing the humility, dignity, and nobility of Mary- The Queenship of Mary.

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A Visual Feast: The Queenship of Mary

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A selection of the best art and icons capturing the humility, dignity and nobility of Mary, Queen of Mary.
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