July 18, 2019First Apparition of the Blessed Virgin — July 18, 1830
Blessed Virgin Mary appears to Catherine Labouré three times in 1830 at Rue de Bac 140 in Paris in the chapel the Daughters of Charity of Saint Vincent de Paul. Catherine Labouré was a novice.
July 17, 2019The Humility of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Today is the memory of the humility of the Blessed Virgin Mary. "Humility," says St. Bernard, "is the foundation and guardian of virtues."
July 16, 2019The Eighteenth Apparition of Our Lady of Lourdes
On July 16, 1858 Our Lady appears last time to Bernadette in Lourdes. This day is the Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel.
July 16, 2019The Brown Scapular
A little brown cloth, often dirty and torn, worn over a person's shoulders, is one of the richest Sacramental in the possession of the Catholic Church.
July 16, 2019Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel
Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel
This Feast commemorates the favors granted by Our Lady on Mount Carmel. On July 16, 1251 the Blessed Virgin Mary appeared to St. Simon Stock, General of the Order of Carmelites, holding in Her hand the form of a scapular.