The cherished images of Our Lady of Guadalupe and Divine Mercy stir hearts. (photo: Public domain; Eugeniusz Kazimirowski, ‘Divine Mercy,’ 1934)
Father Michael Gaitley explains how to manifest the heart of Divine Mercy in our lives.
By Peter Jesserer Smith, EWTN News,
Peter Jesserer Smith is a staff reporter for the National Catholic Register. He covered Pope Francis’s historic visit to the United States in 2015, and to Jerusalem and the Holy Land in 2014. …
How can Catholics learn from Mary, the Mother of God, about the true meaning of Divine Mercy?
While at Little Way Farm, which belongs to the Marian Missionaries of Divine Mercy in Lee, Massachusetts, about 10 minutes from the Shrine of Divine Mercy, and surrounded by sheep and comforting a dog recovering from surgery, Marian Father Michael Gaitley took the time to speak with the Register about Mary’s connection to the Divine Mercy message. The director of formation for the Marian Missionaries of Divine Mercy and author of 33 Days to Merciful Love reflected on how Catholics can learn from Mary’s discipleship about how to follow Jesus, believe in the Gospel and manifest the heart of Divine Mercy in their lives.
How do we understand Mary’s role in Christ’s gift of Divine Mercy? …