The Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Today’s readings Blessed Pope Pius IX instituted the solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary on December 8, 1854, when he proclaimed as truth the dogma that our Lady was conceived free from the stain of original sin.  Now, let us be clear that this celebration pertains to the conception of Mary… Continue reading The Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary