Miraculous Medal Demystified: a Close-up Look at One of the Most Popular Catholic Symbols

Almost two hundred years ago, in the very heart of France, a novice of the Company of Daughters of Charity of Saint Vincent de Paul, Saint Catherine Labouré, had a vision – Virgin Mary herself asked the young woman to struck a very special medal, known today as the Miraculous Medal…

This medal shall not be confused with a simple luck charm, nor must it be connected with magic. Instead, it testifies the faith and devotion of those who through prayer invoke the intercession of Virgin Mary.

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