Jomfru Maria,

Værdighed og mission
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Det andet Vatikankoncil

eg vil opfordre dig til at meditere på det sidste kapitel af forfatningen af Det andet Vatikankoncil om Kirken, 
Lumen Gentium (n. 58), der taler om Maria i mysteriet om Kristus og i Kirken.
Der står der, at Maria "avanceret i sin pilgrimsrejse tro" [Pave Frans - Regina Coeli 5/5/2013]

Meeting of His Holiness Pope Francis with His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia

Pave Frans giver Patriark Kirill Frans af Assisi relikvie i gave

Catechesis of the popes

The Blessed Virgin Mary and the Church giude the People of God  15.09.2014

The Blessed Virgin Mary: Model of the motherhood for the Church 03.09.2014

The Blessed Virgin Mary as the image and model of the Church 24.10.2013

The Blessed Virgin Mary: Image of obedient faith 19.12.2012

The Blessed Virgin Mary in the Second Vatican Council 24.09.1997

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I encourage all of you to see in Mary, Health of the Infirm, the sure sign of God’s love for every human being.  11.02.2017

Let us ask the Virgin Mary to help us follow Christ on the way of faith and charity, the path set out by our Baptism.  08.01.2017

Let us entrust the new year to Mary, Mother of God, so that peace and mercy may grow throughout the world. 01.01.2017

On this Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, let us entrust to her the American peoples and the mission of the Church on that continent.  12.12.2016

Lord, come to our aid! Grant us peace, guide our steps in the way of peace. Mary, our Mother, pray for us. 18.10.2016

We Christians have a Mother, the same Mother that Jesus had; we have a Father, the same as Jesus. We are not orphans! 09.10.2016

Our Lady also wants to bring the great gift of Jesus to us all; and with him she brings us his love, his peace, and his joy. 08.10.2016

The Rosary is a prayer which always accompanies me. It’s also the prayer of ordinary people and the saints...and a prayer from my heart. 07.10.2016

I entrust to Mary the anxieties and sufferings of those peoples who are innocent victims of conflicts in many parts of the world. 03.10.2016

Interview with Pope Francis

Interview with Pater Antonio Spadaro

Star of the New Evangelization

By Saint John Paul II at the beginning of the Third Millenium in Novo Millennio Ineunte n. 58 (06.01.2001)

By Pope Francis in Evangelii Gaudium n. 287-288 (26.11.2013)


Women bring harmony that makes the world beautiful - Homily at the morning Mass 09/02/2017

Det mariansk jubelårsfeiring 2016:
Maria, vor Moder - Prædikt af Pave Frans: 09.10.2016

Det mariansk jubelårsfeiring 2016:
Marian Vigil - Meditation of Pope Francis: 10/08/2016

"Am I not your mother? Am I not here?", Mary tells St Juan Diego -
Homily in the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe: 02/13/2016

Mary visits and helps her cousin Elizabeth -
Homily in Santiago de Cuba: 09/22/2015

Conclusion of the Marian month -Recitation of the Holy Rosary  05/31/2013

The sorrows of the Virgin Mary
Homily in Caacupé, Paraguay:

To follow the exemple of Mary at the wedding feast of Cana
Homily à Guayaquil,
Ecuador: 07/06/2015

The mission of the woman

Apostolic exhortation of pope Francis Evangelii Gaudium n. 103-104 (26.11.2013)

I say to you: let your ideal be the dignity of woman and of her mission! (Speech of Saint John Paul II 29.04.1979)

Apostolic letters and encyclicals

The Blessed Virgin Mary
Apostolic exhortation of pope Francis Evangelii Gaudium n. 284 (26.11.2013)

Jomfru Marias rosenkrans
Apostolisk brev af Hellige Johannes Paul II om den aller Helligste Rosenkrans
Rosarium Virginis Mariae (16.10.2002)

Dignity and vocation of the woman
Apostolic letter of Saint John Paul II
Mulieris Dignitatem (15.08.1988)

Den Salige Jomfru Maria i pilegrimskirkens liv
Encyklika af Hellige Johannes Paul II
Redemptoris Mater (25.03.1987)

15.08.2016 - I entrust you to the maternal care of our Mother who lives in the glory of God and is always by our side on our life’s journey.
14.08.2016 - We ask Mary, our Mother, to help us to pray with a humble heart.
31.05.2016 - I join spiritually all those taking part in special devotions to the Blessed Virgin Mary on this last day of the month of May.
14.02.2016 - Simply looking at you, O Mother, to have eyes only for you, looking upon you without saying anything...
14.02.2016 - Mary is the woman who says yes, a yes of surrender to God, a yes of surrender to her brothers and sisters. May we follow her example.
13.02.2016 - Dear Mexican friends, you are in my heart. Let us put our trust in the Blessed Virgin of Guadalupe who always looks on us with tenderness.
08.02.2016 - In Mexico I will look into the eyes of the Virgin Mary and implore her to look upon us always with mercy. I entrust my journey to her.
02.02.2016 - Mary, Mother of Jesus, help us to share the wonders of the Lord with all whom we meet on the way.
15.08.2015 - Mary’s life shows that God accomplishes great deeds through those who are the most humble.
13.08.2015 - Mary is full of grace. She is a sure refuge for us in times of temptation.
17.04.2015 - Mary, Mother of Sorrows, help us to understand God’s will in moments of great suffering.
12.12.2014 - Our Lady of Guadalupe, pray for us!
08.12.2014 - Let us learn from the Virgin Mary how to be bolder in obeying the word of God.
06.12.2014 - Advent begins a new journey. May Mary, our Mother, be our guide.
18.09.2014 - Mary, give us the grace of being joyful as we walk in the freedom of the children of God.
02.09.2014 - The Christian who does not feel that the Virgin Mary is his or her mother is an orphan.
15.08.2014 - Mary, Queen of Heaven, help us to transform the world according to God’s plan.
14.08.2014 - Mary, Queen of Peace, help us to root out hatred and live in harmony.
31.05.2014 - In the difficult moments of life, Christians can turn to the Mother of God and find protection and care.
24.02.2014 - Our Lady is always close to us, especially when we feel the weight of life with all its problems.
23.01.2014 - Like Mary, may we nurture the light born within us at Christmas. May we carry it everywhere in our daily lives.
30.12.2013 - Our Mother Mary is full of beauty because she is full of grace.
10.12.2013 - Mary, Our Mother, sustain us in moments of darkness, difficultly and apparent defeat.
11.10.2013 - When we encounter the Cross, we turn to Mary: Give us the strength, Mary our Mother, to accept and embrace the Cross!
13.09.2013 - Jesus is the sun and Mary is the dawn announcing his rising.
31.08.2013 - Let us ask Mary to help us fix our eyes intently on Jesus, to follow him always, even when this is demanding.
15.08.2013 - Mary, Mother of God, pray for us sinners, and guide us on the way that leads to Heaven.
24.07.2013 - Never forget, young friends: The Virgin Mary is our Mother and with her help we can remain faithful to Christ.
03.06.2013 - Sometimes we know what we have to do, but we lack the courage to do it. Let us learn from Mary how to make decisions, trusting in the Lord.
18.05.2013 - We must learn from Mary, and we must imitate her unconditional readiness to receive Christ in her life.
04.05.2013 - Let us ask Our Lady to teach us how to live out our faith in our daily lives and to make more room for the Lord.
22.04.2013 - Mary is the one who says “Yes”. Mary, help us to come to know the voice of Jesus better, and to follow it.