It’s in our nature to want to appear better than we are, to hide all the tarnished spots and receive appreciation and admiration from others. Josh Duggar’s situation can and should be a wake up call.
Some folks mistakenly think that this feast refers to our Lord - that he was immaculately conceived, without stain of sin. Well, that's true, but that's what the Annunciation is all about, not the Immaculate Conception. The Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception refers to the conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, who was conceived without original sin.