OUR LADY OF SORROWS: MARY’S 7 SORROWS– short reflection.
- PROPHECY OF SIMEON…. “A sword will pierce your heart so that the thoughts of many will be lain bare…. By devotion to Mary she gives us the courage to recognize our sins and to confess them to the priest and receive pardon. Marian sanctuaries are “Spiritual clinics of healing” from sin.
- FLIGHT INTO EGYPT. Mary helps us through her prayers to take flight from any near occasion of sin— be it a person, place or thing…
- FINDING IN THE TEMPLE. May Mary grant us the grace to never lose Jesus in