Before Mass on Nov. He believes the tears are a sign. On Saturday, tables in front of the fenced-in statue were jammed with potted plants, bouquets of roses and candles. Some people prayed silently, while others sang hymns and hugged their children. An elderly woman in a wheelchair wept near the front of the crowd.
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Believers flock to see Virgin Mary statue ‘crying’
Mumbai AsiaNews - In the early hours of this morning, unidentified persons damaged four statues of the Virgin Mary in St. The vandals removed the sculptures from the display cases and tied a dog chain around the neck of the bust depicting Mary holding baby Jesus. The church is located in the district of Pratabpura, the city known around the world for the Taj Mahal. According to the pastor Fr. Moon Lazarus "in putting the dog chain around the neck of the Mother Mary intruders have wanted to hurt our religious feelings.
The mystery of the Immaculate Conception of Mary, which we are solemnly celebrating today, reminds us of two fundamental truths of our faith: original sin first of all, and then the victory over it through Christ's grace, a victory that shines in a sublime way in Mary Most Holy. The existence of what the Church calls "original sin" is unfortunately glaringly obvious, if we merely look around us and first of all within ourselves. The experience of evil is in fact so consistent that it imposes itself and raises in us the question: where does it come from? Especially for a believer, this question is even more profound: if God, who is absolute Goodness, created all things, where does evil come from? The first pages of the Bible Gn respond precisely to this fundamental question which challenges every human generation with the narrative of Creation and of the fall of our first parents: God created all things so that they might exist and in particular he created the human being in his own image; he did not make death but death entered the world through the envy of the devil cf.