What Happened to the Virgin Mary After Pentecost? (Part 1)

What do we really know about the life of Mary beyond what the Bible tells us? Scripture gives us only glimpses of the Blessed Mother before she vanishes from history, only to reappear in the Book of Revelation as the “woman clothed in the sun” (Revelation 12:1-6). We have the last words she speaks, resonating…

Is a Statue of Mary Weeping Oil?

I’m going to try not to make WeirdCatholic.com “Weeping Statue Central,” but this one is new and unusual enough, and the Washington Post did a not-horrible story on it, which is already a minor miracle.  In Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Hobbs, New Mexico, a seven-foot tall bronze statue of Our Lady of…