Mary, Mother of God

Mary, Mother of Jesus, was a Galilean Jewish woman who conceived Jesus by the Holy Spirit. This is called the Immaculate Conception which is celebrated on December 8th.

Mary in the Catechism

Select Papal Documents on Mary

Feasts of Mary

Feast of the Annunciation
Feast of the Assumption of Mary
Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Feast of Mary, Mother of God
Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe
Complete Multi-Faith Calendar

Our Lady of Guadalupe

Resources for Our Lady of Guadalupe





Teachings by Select Saints

Major Churches

Featured Resources

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Life of St. Ignatius Art Cards

These seven beautiful cards depict scenes from Ignatius Loyola's life as painted by artist Holly Schapker in her collection ADSUM: Contemporary Paintings on Ignatian Spirituality.

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Ignatian Journal

This handsome, spiral-bound "undated" planner is perfect for faculty, staff, and students alike. Its pages include quotes, illustrations, and reflections. Use it for your daily schedule or journaling.

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Ignatian Spirituality and the Spiritual Exercises

This collection of prayers and invocations offered at Xavier University reflect the collective spirit, mission and identity of a Jesuit university.

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