“I was disturbed to see an article in The Atlantic magazine about how the rosary is being weaponized — literally.”
Pope Francis will close the Marian month of May by reciting the rosary for peace May 31 before a statue of Mary, Queen of Peace.
“This month, let us turn to Mary in a special way as a spiritual role model to emulate and as a loving mother who faithfully brings all of our cares and concerns to her Son, Jesus.”
Large investments have led to questions about how the apps — like most other apps and online services — use the personal data collected from users and whether such information is being monetized.
Sartell resident Carolyn Bertsch is pulling people together to pray the rosary on Zoom for the people of Ukraine.
The Rosary for Peace was first published by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops following the attacks on 9/11. Pope Francis has called on all Catholics to pray for peace for Ukraine.
The Vatican Dicastery for Laity, the Family and Life and the Pope’s Worldwide Prayer Network have a gift for families for the month of October, which is traditionally dedicated to the rosary.
“I think everyone understands that in pain, you turn to your mother,” said Wency Ortega, who helped organize a virtual online rosary June 27 for students, teachers, families and alumni of Christopher Columbus High School in Miami.