Daily Catholic Quote-Saint Irenaeus

A Daily Quote to Inspire your Catholic Faith

« The Virgin Mary … being obedient to his word, received from an angel the glad tidings that she would bear God. »(Saint Irenaeus, Bishop of Lyons; Against Heresies, 5:19:1; A.D. 180)

The Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God is January 1. The Memorial of St. Irenaeus, Bishop and Martyr (A.D. 130-202), is June 28.

Image :Blessed Virgin Mary with Roses | detail) / artwork © Jef Murray

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