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True devotion to the Blessed Virgin Mary by Grignion de Montfort, Louis-Marie Saint

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Published by Montfort Fathers Publications in Bay Shore .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mary, -- Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Devotion to

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Edition Notes

Statementby St. Louis Mary De Montfort ; translated from the original French by Frederick William Faber ; with a preface by William Cardinal O"Connell.
ContributionsFaber, Frederick William, 1814-1863.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 245 p.
Number of Pages245
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22163663M

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For brevity's sake, I shall quote one only of the many passages which I have collected from the Fathers and Doctors of the Church to support this truth. "Devotion to you, O Blessed Virgin, is a means of salvation which God gives to those whom he wishes to save" (St. John Damascene).   1. True devotion to the Blessed Virgin is interior – that is, it comes from the mind and from the heart. Its source in us is the esteem in which Treatise on the True Devotion to the Blessed Virgin. We call Mary the Mediatrix of All Graces. Jesus is the great Mediator or Accomplisher of Salvation. But His design has included Mary as His. The missionary dimension of Marian devotion; c. Marian devotion and Christian life; d. Receiving Mary’s spiritual maternity. IV. “True Devotion To The Blessed Virgin” and Contemporary Christianity: 1. Chapter 8 of Lumen Gentium and true devotion to Mary; 2. True devotion to . 2. The Little Crown of the Blessed Virgin If it is not too inconvenient, they should recite every day of their lives the Little Crown of the Blessed Virgin, which is composed of three Our Fathers and twelve Hail Marys in honour of the twelve glorious privileges of Mary. This prayer is .

True Devotion to Mary; Greatest work on the Blessed Mother ever written; A beloved classic ; Important for those who struggle with loving Mary; Considered by many to be the greatest single book of Marian spirituality ever written, True Devotion to Mary, is St Louis de Montfort's classic statement on the spiritual way to Jesus Christ though the Blessed Virgin Mary.5/5(22). In his book, True Devotion to Mary, Saint Louis de Montfort describes these parishioners as external devotees, presumptuous devotees and interested devotees as follows: In Sect under the pretext that they are devout to the Blessed Virgin.” In Section If this devotion to the Blessed Virgin makes the path to Jesus smoother, how can we explain why Mary's loyal servants are so ill-treated? I reply that it is quite true that the most faithful servants of the Blessed Virgin, being her greatest favourites, receive from her the best graces and favours from heaven, which are crosses. From True Devotion To the Blessed Virgin Mary, Nos. There are some very sanctifying interior practices for those souls who feel called by the Holy Spirit to a high degree of perfection. They may be expressed in four words, doing everything through Mary, with Mary, in Mary, and for Mary, in order to do it more perfectly through Jesus.