By Paul Thigpen
Books concerning the Blessed Virgin abound, but the phrases of St. Bernard of Clairvaux nonetheless ring real: “Of Mary, there's by no means enough!” She is a secret that devoted Christians search to appreciate extra absolutely, an ocean “full of grace” nonetheless waiting for deeper exploration.
In A yr with Mary: day-by-day Meditations at the mom of God, best-selling Catholic writer Paul Thigpen units sail on that ocean, utilizing as his map the profound insights of saints and different non secular writers. those 365 reflections, drawn from their writings, exhibit Mary’s function in God’s plan, the virtues she so completely types, and the wealthy merits of Marian devotion.
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