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Mary in the Bible

Mary’s role in Orthodox Theology The pre-eminent role of Mary in the salvation of humanity is evidenced throughout Holy Scripture, beginning with the book of Genesis and culminating in the book of Revelations. Just as the entire Old Testament prefigures Christ Our Lord, the second person of the […]

Apparitions in the Orthodox Church

The Appearance of the Virgin Mary in the Orthodox tradition The Orthodox Church has many sacred shrines and churches dedicated to the appearance of the Blessed Virgin Mary as well as many icons that have been attributed to miraculous healings or have shed tears. The following are just a few of […]

The Medjugorje Apparitions

Overview The date was June 24, 1981, the feast day of St. John the Baptist, which was being celebrated in the small quiet village of Medjugorje – located between two mountains in what is today known as Bosnia Herzegovina. While the world was focusing on events like the […]

The Messages

The Monthly Messages Current Year 2016 2015 January – December 2014 January – December 2013 January – December 2012 January – December 2011 January – December 2010 January – December 2009 January – December 2008 January – December 2007 January – December 2006 January – December 2005 January […]

apparition hill

On June 24 1981 ……Mount Podbrdo is the name of the “mountain” that Our Lady first appeared to the visionaries of Medjugorje. After the apparitions began, it became known as Apparition Hill. It is a steep and rock-strewn path that ascends to the actual location where the Virgin Mary […]