Product DescriptionGrieving With Mary Finding Comfort and Healing in Devotion to the Mother of God by Mary K. Doyle talks about turning to Mary when experiencing grief or difficult situations as a way of uniting our prayers with Mary's prayers to God. Doyle explains why Mary is important in the life of the Church as the mother of Jesus and as our mother. Chapters are arranged by different methods of devotion used to honor and petition Mary. Devotion in Words talks of prayers and novenas. Lovely illustration of statues of Mary are scattered throughout the book and illustrate devotion dedicated to Mary through art. Sacramentals such as rosaries and metals are discussed. Attention is given to devotion in motion like lighting candles and going on pilgrimages. Sacred spaces like the shrines at Lourdes and Fatima are presented.
In Grieving With Mary Doyle not only talks about the devotions to Mary but gives the reader a lot of information and history not only about Mary but also about how some of the devotions came about, why the shrines came into being and why they are important today, and much more. The book has a list of the feasts of Mary, Marian hymns, prayers and novenas and a glossary of terms used when speaking of Mary.
Grieving With Mary Mark K. Doyle Paperback 158PGS