Ave Explores Series | Mary Series


Podcast with Michael O'Neill

Katie sits down with Michael O’Neill, “The Miracle Hunter,” to learn the stories, history, and fun facts about the 3 most well-known Marian apparitions: Our Lady of Fatima, Our Lady of Lourdes, and Our Lady of Guadalupe.


Marian Consecration

We are living in the Age of Mary, Katie Hartfiel says, the most spiritually significant age in history. God sends his most trusted disciple to bring us to his Son. One way Mary has given us to walk to her son through her is Marian consecration. Hartfiel explains what that is and how get there.

Opening the Door to Mary

When we understand that Mary accompanies us through all sorts of circumstances, leading us to a deeper relationship with Jesus, prayer becomes so much more accessible, according to Rev. James Phalan, C.S.C.

Mary in the Golden Age of Hollywood Cinema

Movie buff and Catholic author Maria Morera Johnson finds that even brief glimpses of the Virgin Mary in the movies of Hollywood’s Golden Age teach us to look out for where life imitates art: Mary’s presence in our lives may be subtle but can be seen everywhere if we look around with eyes of faith.



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Books to Consider
Virgin, Mother, Queen
My Queen, My Mother
A Heart Like Mary’s
Our Lady of Charity
The Reed of God