Procissão das Velas
The procession of the candles in Fatima, 12 May 2007.
Don’t lose heart. I will never forsake you. My Immaculate Heart will be your refuge.
- Mary in Fatima, 1917
A procession in honour of Our Lady of Fatima in Asturias, Spain, sometime in the 1940s.
13 May is the feast of Our Lady of Fatima, which celebrates the apparition of Mary to three shepherd children in the Portuguese village Fatima 97 years ago.
The site of the apparitions is one of the world’s most visited religious shrines.
A vintage postcard of a procession in honour of Our Lady of Fatima in Celorico da Beira, Portugal.
Nossa Senhora do Rosário de Fátima
A vintage postcard of the statue and basilica of Our Lady of the Rosary of Fatima, Portugal.
Madonna di Fatima
A statue of the Our Lady of Fatima in Ravenna, Italy.
It is believed that the statue miraculously wept on several occasions in the early 1970s, after which it became an object of fervent devotion and pilgrimages.
A statue of Our Lady of Fatima in the parish church of Għarb on the island of Gozo, Malta.
A vintage postcard of a statue of Our Lady of Fatima in Hofheim, Germany.