Until there is reason to change this determination, the faithful may practice the private devotion as nothing stands in the way.
Since the apparitions of Garabandal ended in 1965, visionaries Conchita, Mari-Loli and Jacinta have, from time to time, granted interviews in which they have revealed what they are able to say about the coming worldwide Warning and great Miracle. In …
Medjugorje has confounded secular observers and others alike for many reasons. Many theologians, and
believers in general, bring an unreasoned, preconceived bias of the supernatural as an ingredient in the
spiritual journey. Yet the entire anthology of the Roman Catholic Church and people we call saints demonstrate that the miraculous and mystical were often commonplace.
Father José Luis noted that one of the foremost themes of the Garabandal apparitions was the priesthood and the special love of the Blessed Mother toward priests. While the visionaries received mystical communions from the Angel, they did so only when there was not a priest in town, at which time they received Communion from the priest.
Our Lady: O my little children, how much joy you have brought to your heavenly Mother by coming together at my request. My little ones, you could never understand how much I love you, and how I am with you. I know, my little ones, that you are undergoing many trials, and that it is difficult for you…
Garabandal points to future events based upon previous events that are complimentary to other issues in the Catholic faith, as well events that are in the Old Testament. If one understands that the Blessed Mother, and the Host of Heaven, has a plan for the salvation of all mankind, then Garabandal makes even more sense.