Our Beautiful Mother Mary and the Miracles at Fatima

Our Beautiful Mother Mary and the Miracles at Fatima

By Susan Ciancio “I come from heaven.” On May 13, 1917, Lucia Santos, age 10, was tending sheep with her cousins, siblings Jacinta and Francisco Marto, in a little town outside of Fatima, Portugal. Jacinta was just seven years old, and Francisco was nine. Suddenly,...
Mary’s Assumption into Heaven

Mary’s Assumption into Heaven

In 1950, Pope Pius XII wrote Munificentissimus Deus—an apostolic constitution that defined the dogma of the Assumption of Mary. The Holy Father stated: “By the authority of our Lord Jesus Christ, of the Blessed Apostles Peter and Paul, and by our own authority, we...
St. Damien: A True Pro-Life Hero

St. Damien: A True Pro-Life Hero

By Susan Ciancio Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez recently stated that the presence of a statue of St. Damien of Molokai in the Hawaiian capitol building is indicative of what a “white supremacist culture looks like.” Her ignorant and hurtful words, especially...
Endangered and Vulnerable

Endangered and Vulnerable

By Susan Ciancio At the 1994 National Prayer Breakfast, St. Teresa of Calcutta said: “I feel that the greatest destroyer of peace today is abortion, because it is a war against the child, a direct killing of the innocent child, murder by the mother herself. And if we...