Mary accompanied her Son through his entire Passion, every horrifying step, every excruciating blow. And then she stood beneath his Cross as his Precious Blood drained from his holy Body and soaked the earth. She watched him take his final breath and surrender himself into the hands of his Father.
Can you hear them? Can you hear the Union soldiers marching toward us and the shells exploding around us? I'm at the Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Atlanta, Georgia - built in 1847 and rebuilt in... https://t.co/IMTVhGbtDS