Kresta in the Afternoon – May 1, 2020 – Hour 1

+  Defending Humane Vitae and other Teachings

+  Italian Bishops Push Government to Allow Resumption of Public Masses

+  US and Canada Re-Consecrated to Mary

  • Description: May is the month of Mary, and bishops in the US and Canada are kicking it off by re-consecrating their countries to the Blessed Mother. Dutch theologian Hendro Munsterman criticized the move, saying it detracts from the Christocentric nature of the faith. Dr Mark Miravalle responds.
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    • Dr. Mark Miravalle
      Dr. Mark Miravalle is known worldwide as one of the preeminent scholars on Mariology. He has taught at Franciscan University since 1986 and serves as president of the international Catholic movement Vox Populi Mariae Mediatrici, or Voice for the People of Mary. He is the author of several books including Meet Your Mother: A Brief Introduction to Mary and Introduction to Mary: The Heart of Marian Doctrine and Devotion
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    • Introduction to Mary: The Heart of Marian Doctrine and Devotion

      What do all the doctrines that God has revealed about the Blessed Virgin Mary have to do with me personally? How do these revealed truths about the Mother of Jesus affect my own spiritual life? How do I explain to my friends the truth about Mary and Marian devotions?Introduction to Mary helps us to answer these questions and more by presenting the fundamental elements of authentic Catholic doctrine and devotion regarding the Blessed Virgin and offers answers to ten of the more common objections to Marian doctrine and devotion.Easy to read and understand Introduction to Mary is designed to serve as a basic tool for both the parish study group and the college classroom, for both the inquiring non-Catholic and the long-standing Catholic.Dr. Mark Miravalle, husband and father of eight children, is Professor of Theology and Mariology at Franciscan University of Steubenville, an internationally known conference speaker and author of several Marian publications.In our present “Age of Mary” Dr. Miravalle offers us the opportunity, by learning the heart of Marian doctrine and devotion, to experience the truth about the person of Mary, our Spiritual Mother. For authentic love of Mary must be based on the truth about Mary. (learn more)

    • Meet Your Mother: A Brief Introduction to Mary

      Ever wonder why so many people pay so much attention to Mary, the Mother of Jesus? From the most ancient traditions of Mary in Christianity to the "Hail Mary" pass in American football, the Mother of Jesus has pervaded most world cultures for the last two thousand years. But could the Mother of Jesus also be your mother? That's the question explored in the exciting new book, Meet Your Mother. This easy-read pocket book on Mary covers all the major teachings about the Mother of Jesus, but is particularly written for the person who has little or no background knowledge about her. Authored by Dr. Mark Miravalle, renowned Marian expert and professor who has taught and written about Mary for over 25 years, this is perfect to introduce someone to the life and truth about Jesus' Mother, but also to renew a person's existing knowledge and love for the woman who Jesus gave personally to every human being with his dying words, "This is your mother." (learn more)

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