How to Celebrate Our Blessed Mother this Month

Did you know that the month of May is devoted not only to our earthly mothers but also to Mary, the Mother of God?

Today Fr. Mark-Mary offers some practical advice for how to grow in closeness to Our Blessed Mother and through her, grow in an encounter with her son, Jesus.

Meet Fr. Mark-Mary

Father Mark-Mary was ordained as a Franciscan Friar of the Renewal (CFR) in 2018 and lives at a friary in the Bronx.

The mission of the CFRs is to wholeheartedly embrace Jesus through fidelity to the Church and her Sacraments. Paired with their commitment to prayer, contemplation, and study of Sacred Scripture, the CFRs serve those around them, especially the poor, in the footsteps of Christ.

Discover beautiful music from the CFRs and Fr. Mark-Mary’s book Habits for Holiness: Small Steps for Spiritual Progressboth available from Ascension.