Servant of God Maria Esperanza: Prophecy and Hope

The Servant of God Maria Esperanza was a wife, mother, mystic and missionary at the center of the apparitions of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Betania, Venezuela. These apparitions took place in the 1970s and 1980s, and were approved by the local Ordinary, Bishop Pio Bello Ricardo…

A Fatima-Garabandal Connection?

All true apparitions of Our Lady have their own uniqueness. Lourdes has its grotto, Fatima its cova and Garabandal its calleja. But while the locations and characteristics of each manifestation change, the messages which the Blessed Virgin comes to deliver are similar and almost always include requests for prayer and penance.

The Victorious Queen of the World

Over 400 years ago, Our Lady appeared to a woman named Venerable Mother Mariana of Jesus Torres (1563-1635), a sister of the Conceptionist order in Quito, Ecuador, as Our Lady of Good Success. Our Lady gave Venerable Mother Mariana many visions and messages about the church and mankind in the 20th century.