The Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments clarifies that in this context, “It should be recalled, however, that the term “consecration” is used here in a broad and non-technical sense: the expression is use of ‘consecrating children to Our Lady’, by which is intended placing children under her protection and asking her maternal blessing for them”. In Catholic teachings, consecration to Mary does not total consecration to jesus through mary pdf or substitute the love of God, but enhances it, for all consecration is ultimately made to God.
Apostle of Consecration to Mary”, began a vigorous program of promoting consecration to the Immaculata. He consecrated the entire world to the Immaculate Heart of Mary. 4th century, and a form of personal consecration to Mary dates back to the 5th century, where its practitioners were called “servants of Mary” and the practice was sometimes referred to as “holy servitude”. King the honor that is rendered in the service of the Queen. By the 9th century, being a “servant of Mary” was practiced in Ireland.
Virgin Mary, and her protection over it. Virgin Mary to seek her protection. Virgin Mary which shielded the kneeling abbots and abbesses. The practice of consecration to Mary continued among Catholics and in the 18th century was further promoted by Louis de Montfort.
God Alone”, for only God merits the loving servitude of man. Later, “God Alone” became the motto of Montfort. Montfort’s approach followed Boudon very closely, but differed on one element: while Boudon’s consecration was founded on the Queenship of Mary, Montfort approach was based on the divine maternity. France included an act of consecration to the Virgin Mary. Virgin Mary which included a petition to her motherly role. Gaitley, MIC preaches on the subject of personal Marian consecration.
He designated personal consecration to Mary as the highest level among these devotions. Regular and daily devotion, e. A formal act of consecration to Mary, and living in habitual dependence on her, as a means of uniting with Christ. Mary into one’s home” signifies a filial entrustment to her as mother in every aspect of life.