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Monday 15 September

Our lady of sorrows Hebrews 5: 7-9; Psalm 31; Luke 2: 33-35 Seven Swords? The devotion to Our Lady’s seven sorrows had its beginning in the Servite Order, founded in the 13th century. Why seven sorrows? Surely Mary’s whole life up until Our Lord’s Resurrection was marked by deep interior pain. As the daughter of […]