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Mary – The Ark of the New Covenant

A reflection on the readings for Sunday, August 15, 2021 — the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Today we celebrate the Feast of the Assumption of Mary. When we look at Mary, we see both the image...

Mary – The Ark of the New Covenant

A Flower Without Roots

The most immediate image that comes to mind reading John Cornwell’s new book, Church, Interrupted, is a flower in bloom. At Where Peter Is we have struggled to keep pace with the controversies and misinformation spread about Pope Francis, and...

A Flower Without Roots
By A. Davey from Where I Live Now: Pacific Northwest - The Virgin MaryUploaded by Elitre, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=21919698

Pope Francis and Mary Co-Redemptrix

Pope Francis’ homily for the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe on December 12 has been the source of some discussion and controversy. One article carried the headline: “Pope calls idea of declaring Mary co-redemptrix ‘foolishness’.” Another said: “Francis: Mary...

Pope Francis and Mary Co-Redemptrix