CNA: Portuguese Bishops Invite Nations of the World to Be Consecrated at Fatima

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Our Lady of Fatima statue in Lisbon, Portugal, May 9, 2017. Credit: Daniel Ibanez / CNA.

In response to the global coronavirus pandemic, the Portuguese bishops’ conference announced last week they would reconsecrate Portugal to Christ and Mary on the evening of March 25. Shortly after the announcement, the Spanish bishops’ conference requested that their country also be consecrated in the same liturgy.

The secretary general of the Portuguese bishops’ conference told ACI Digital, CNA’s Portuguese language news partner, that any other country can also join the initiative, simply by a request from its bishops’ conference to the bishops’ conference of Portugal.  ….

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