Images of THE SACRED and the IMMACULATE Hearts of JESUS and MARY
Devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus on its own dates back to the 11th century & was addressed by St. Bernard of Clairvaux and Saint Gertrude in the 12th and 13th centuries. Saint Bonaventure referred to the Heart of Jesus and the Heart of Mary throughout his writings during the 13th century, but the most poignant passage is in the devotional work The Mystical Vine, a description of the Passion of Christ. The joint devotion to the Hearts of Jesus and Mary formally started in the 17th ce
Immaculate Heart of Mary, pray for us! "Blessed are the pure of heart, for they shall see God." [Matt 5:8]. We pray for purity while meditating on the second Sorrowful Mystery (the scourging at the pillar). We have a culture that tends to see purity only in terms of sexual matters. But Christ in the Sermon of the Mount reminds us that purity also involves purity of heart.
Prayer to Blessed Virgin
i love this image of the immaculate heart of Mary. such a potent symbol. in this case, enhanced by lace
Totus Tuus ego sum, Maria, et omnia mea tua sunt.
Wall Art: Blessed Mother Virgin Mary Immaculate Heart of Mary - Sacred Heart. Lucky Upcycled Horseshoe