The miraculous image of the ‘Great Madonna’ in Nuova Cliternia, Italy.
The shrine of the Madonna has been a place of pilgrimage since at least the 18th century, especially for the Albanian population of Campomarino, which lies on the Adriatic coast.
The image of the Madonna has a striking resemblance to the icon of Our Lady of the Gate of Dawn in Vilnius, Lithuania.
Couronnée d’étoiles (Crowned with stars), a French hymn in honour of Mary.
We hail you,
O Our Lady Mary.
Holy Virgin clothed with the sun,
Crowned with stars,
The moon is under your feet.
In you we are given
The dawn of salvation.
Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal in the church of San Domenico Soriano in Naples, Italy.
Nuestra Señora Peregrina
A print of the statue of Our Lady the Pilgrim in Pontevedra, Spain.
Virgen de los Dolores
A painting of Our Lady of Sorrows from a private collection in Puebla, Mexico.
The Arma Christi, the objects of Christ’s Passion, have been embroidered onto Mary’s dress.
Maria SS. del Carmine
The miraculous statue of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Monte Poro, Italy.
Be blessed, O most pure Virgin, for having vouchsafed to manifest your shining with life, sweetness and beauty, in the grotto of Lourdes, saying to the child, St. Bernadette: “I am the Immaculate Conception.”
- Our Lady of Lourdes novena prayer
La Vierge couronnée
A vintage postcard of the statue of the crowned Virgin in Lourdes, France.
Pilgrims in Lourdes kissing the walls of the grotto where Mary appeared in 1858.
Miraculous Image of Our Lady in the Camaldolese monastery in Krakow
REGINA EREMITARUM - ORA PRO NOBIS (from Our Lady Queen of Hermits)
A Czech devotional image of Our Lady of the Protective Cloak.
A young woman is offering burning hearts and a lily to Mary, signs of devotion and purity, while another woman holds scapulars, which symbolise Mary’s protection.
A copy of the statue of Our Lady of the Forsaken in Valencia, Spain.
Nuestra Señora del Milagro
The miraculous image of Our Lady of the Miracle, or Mare de Déu del Miracle, in Cocentaina, Spain.