She is the hope of the hopeless
A French image of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart.
N.D. de Fatima
The monument of Our Lady of Fatima in Tranche sur Mer, France.
The statue was erected in 1946 by the then parish priest of Tranche sur Mer. Two years prior German and Allied forces had faced each other near Tranche sur Mer, during which time the priest put his parish under protected of Our Lady of Fatima.
N.D. du Mont-Carmel
A 19th century French engraving of Our Lady of Mount Carmel.
A stained glass window in the basilica of Our Lady of la Salette, depicting Mary’s apparition in the French mountain village.
The statue of Our Lady of Europe in Saint-André-de-l’Europe, the church of the Oblates of Mary Immaculate in Paris.
Coeur Immaculé de Marie
A French holy card of the Immaculate Heart of Mary. According to Catholic tradition, the entire month of August is dedicated to Mary’s heart.
Coronation of Mary (detail) by Charles Poerson (1657)
Workshop of Pierre Damour
Notre-Dame de France, priez pour nous
A holy card of Mary as the patroness of France.
In the background several cathedrals and shrines dediced to Mary are depicted or mentioned (Paris, Reims, Strasbourg, Amiens, Rouen, Le Puy-en-Velay, Chartres, Lourdes, La Salette, Pontmain, Marseille, Lyon and Notre Dame des Victoires).