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#Virgin Mary

# virgin-mary - Thursday 24 August, 2017

School teacher and caretaker scuffle over Virgin Mary statue

A teacher’s attempt to remove a statue of the Virgin Mary at a school has sparked an altercation with a caretaker.

# virgin-mary - Thursday 15 August, 2013

Explainer: Why is Ireland being consecrated to 'the Immaculate Heart of Mary'?

The people of Ireland were today consecrated to the Immaculate Heart of the Virgin Mary. What does that mean, exactly?

# virgin-mary - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

Lourdes evacuated as French flash floods claim first victim

The pilgrimage site has been closed and some 2,000 people evacuated from the region.

# virgin-mary - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Man throws paint at ancient Catholic icon of Virgin Mary

Some believe the Black Madonna of Czestochowa, an ancient Polish icon of the Virgin Mary, can work miracles.

# virgin-mary - Sunday 11 November, 2012

'Virgin Mary' and 'Jesus Christ' attract Catholics to Malaysian hospital

Images of the sight have been posted across Facebook this morning.

# virgin-mary - Saturday 20 October, 2012

Hundreds of pilgrims evacuated after flooding hits Lourdes

About 50 Irish pilgrims are thought to be among 500 faithful who are being evacuated from hotels.

# virgin-mary - Sunday 22 July, 2012

From The Daily Edge PHOTOS: The statues of Our Lady around Ireland In Pictures This post contains images

PHOTOS: The statues of Our Lady around Ireland

Big and small, humble and grand, and so familiar we hardly notice them.

# virgin-mary - Thursday 23 June, 2011

A holy mess: Bishop and TD weigh on on controversial UCC exhibit Controversy This post contains a poll

A holy mess: Bishop and TD weigh on on controversial UCC exhibit

The exhibition features a bikini-clad Virgin Mary in a “provocative” pose. It’s part of a conference organised by the Mexican Studies Centre.