Posts Tagged ‘Fatima centenary’

Wellington celebration for 100th anniversary of Fatima

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

More than 100 people including families and children gathered in Wellington last week to  honour our Lady of Fatima during the 100th anniversary of her first apparition. The event was very appropriately held at the Our Lady of Fatima church in Tawa and organised by the Centre for Marriage and Family (CMF). Read more Look Read more

Mary at Fatima, 100 years on

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

It’s always interesting to look at a date or a period of time and ask, “What happened on this day ten years ago? Or fifty or a hundred years ago?” Sometimes we can be surprised how quickly time has passed from a momentous event. And so, let’s play the game to the extremes, and ask: Read more

Latin Mass for Fatima centenary feast

Monday, April 10th, 2017

The traditional Latin Mass may be celebrated on Our Lady of Fatima’s feast day this year. The Mass will mark the 100 years since Our Lady is said to have appeared in a series of visions at Fatima, Portugal. The Vatican office which governs the use of the traditional Latin Mass gave permission for “a Read more