Mary Most Powerful; Mass Renewal 8.15.19

  • Dr. Carrie Gress: The Marian Option: God’s Solution to a Civilization in Crisis; The Anti-Mary Exposed: Rescuing the Culture from Toxic Femininity; Mary as the most powerful woman in the world and beyond.
  • We can see Mary helping all people; we want to be known and loved, beautiful etc. and Our Lady is the model; She is the way to healing and any problem in the world can be solved through the rosary.
  • Dr. James Merrick: ‘Toward Recovering a Love for the Eucharist’; lax devotion, downgraded commitment, compromise rather than extraordinary sacrifice led to a low view of the Eucharist, Masses lacking the dignity, majesty, and piety appropriate to the presence of the Lord; time for Mass Renewal.
  • Caller, Paul: what is the role of the laity regarding participation in the celebration of Mass?