Rorate Caeli

Good Queen Mary

Procl.: 19 Iulii MDLIII
† 17 Nov. MDLVIII

A Queen filled with love

The use of the rod can actually be a service of love. Today we can see that it has nothing to do with love ... if heresy is allowed to spread and the faith twisted and chipped away, as if it were something that we ourselves had invented. As if it were no longer God’s gift, the precious pearl which we cannot let be taken from us.
Benedict XVI
June 11, 2010

[Our regular feature in honor of Mary, Queen of England and Ireland, Queen Consort of Spain and its possessions: May she rest in peace.]



    Saint Joan,
    Saint Tim,
    Queen Mary
    Of Scotts

    The true Mass
    So knew
    Their true lots.

    They could
    Have said
    "Oh no
    I shant!"

    But they
    Were Saints
    No persons

    Not ones
    To lord
    Their innate

    While being
    Prepared like
    On wood.

    Or having
    Their eye-lids
    And nipped

    Even though were
    With kings
    They sipped.

    No, no
    With joy
    No fuss...

    "For you, et
    Pro multis."
    Now daily
    For us!

  2. Queen of England5:17 AM

    Mary I Queen of England, France, Ireland, Defender of the Faith

  3. She could have executed the Catholic Reformation in England had she and Cardinal Pole lived.

  4. @Ben Vallejo-
    Agreed. How different things would have been if Queen Mary I and Reginald Pole, Cardinal Archbishop of Canterbury (the Lat True ABC) would have lived another 20 years. They had a plan but could not execute it. So very sad for England, Mary's Dowry.


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