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School teacher and caretaker scuffle over Virgin Mary statue
# May Altar
# May Altar

School teacher and caretaker scuffle over Virgin Mary statue

Aug 24th 2017, 8:43 AM 82,169 Views 199 Comments

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

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

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

Aug 15th 2013, 9:50 PM 17,855 Views 151 Comments

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

Lourdes evacuated as French flash floods claim first victim
# Rising Waters
# Rising Waters

Lourdes evacuated as French flash floods claim first victim

Jun 19th 2013, 3:13 PM 13,792 Views 72 Comments

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

Man throws paint at ancient Catholic icon of Virgin Mary
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# Icon

Man throws paint at ancient Catholic icon of Virgin Mary

Dec 9th 2012, 3:43 PM 16,338 Views 71 Comments

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

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

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

Nov 11th 2012, 10:02 AM 15,139 Views 43 Comments

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

Hundreds of pilgrims evacuated after flooding hits Lourdes
# Lourdes
# Lourdes

Hundreds of pilgrims evacuated after flooding hits Lourdes

Oct 20th 2012, 7:24 PM 18,181 Views 128 Comments

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

PHOTOS: The statues of Our Lady around Ireland
# In Pictures
From The Daily Edge
# In Pictures

PHOTOS: The statues of Our Lady around Ireland

Jul 22nd 2012, 8:00 AM 9,992 Views 31 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 23rd 2011, 10:03 AM 3,156 Views 58 Comments

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