A 19th century holy card of Mary as a baby from Italy.
When Mary was born, our remedy, our consolation, and our salvation came into the world; for through Mary we received our Saviour.
- St Alphonsus Liguori
Vergine SS della Merced
The statue of Our Lady of Merced in Sassari, Sardinia.
Madonna delle Grazie
The miraculous image of the Madonna of Grace in the cathedral of Como, Italy.
Maria SS.ma Bambina
The 18th century miraculous image of the Most Holy Child Mary venerated in Monte Oliveto Maggiore, Italy.
Ave Regina Coelorum
An Italian postcard of the miraculous image of Mary Bambina Santissima, the Most Holy Child Mary.
A 16th century German tapestry of the Birth of Mary after an engraving by Albrecht Dürer.
The new miracle of Mary’s delivery hath effaced the curse of the frail backslider, and the singing of Mary hath silenced the wailing of Eve.
- St Augustine