Margaret R. Miles
This unique Marian devotional includes hymns, prayers, songs, ballads, litanies, and other texts drawn from all centuries, bringing together a precious collection of texts from the most ancient to modern.
The selection is arranged under main headings for the seasons of the Church's year, with sub-sections covering all the major feasts of Our Lady plus some others observed locally or still popular.
The months of May, dedicated to Mary, and October, the month of the Rosary, have devotions arranged on the traditional pattern for different times of day.
Brief introductions to each feast and season are provided, with a note on the history, significance, and liturgical celebration of each. The best-known medieval hymns and prayers are given in their original Latin as well as English.
The whole builds into a book for private or small-group devotion to the Blessed Virgin that has no rival for comprehensiveness and usefulness. It will appeal both to those who feel deprived of traditional forms of devotion and to those who are conscious of the increasing significance of the figure of the Virgin in today's world.
The Riches Of The Rosary
The Essential Mary Handbook
Consecration to the Immaculate Heart of Mary
For The Visitor At Mass
Just the Facts, Ma'am - The Theotokos 12/31/2012
The Significance of the Image of Our Lady of Guadalupe 12/11/2012
There's Something About Mary - A Primer on the Immaculate Conception 12/07/2012
Ransomed by Mary 09/24/2012
What You Don't Know About the Assumption 08/14/2012
The Purification of Mary and the Tradition of Blessing Candles 01/08/2012
A Reflection on the Church as the Sorrowful Mother 09/05/2011
Our Lady and her Seven Sorrows 09/05/2011
Prayer by St. John Eudes to the Immaculate Heart 08/11/2011
First Saturday: A Devotion to the Immaculate Heart 08/10/2011