When we refer to Mary as “Star of the Sea,” we recall the fact that, like the stars in the sky, her task – in fact, her very nature – is to reflect the Light. The physical stars in the sky reflect the Sun’s light. Mary reflects the Light of her Son, Jesus Christ.
For the past year or so I've been waiting for a particular door to open for me but it just wasn't happening. It seemed as if just about everyone else I knew was having doors thrown wide open for them left and right. But not me. When would my turn come?