Heavenly Father, you chose the Blessed Virgin Mary to be the mother of the promised Saviour, and proclaimed the good news by the message of an angel: Fill us with the abundance of your grace, that, through the saving work of Christ, we may be brought to the glory of his resurrection; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever. Amen.
We shall be starting Stations of the Cross tomorrow, leading up to the 15th Station - The Resurrection of the Lord, on Easter Sunday (8 April).
Saturday, 24 March 2007
Annunciation of the Lord
On Monday we shall be celebrating the Feast of the Annunciation of Our Lord to the Blessed Virgin Mary. This photo depicts the Angel Gabriel visiting Mary in Nazareth. Our Lady says 'be it unto me according to your word.' We have so much to learn from Mary! And so we pray: