Our Lady of the Holy Spirit Center
OLHSC is home to a movement to promote and preserve traditional Catholic prayer and adoration. This priest-led ministry fosters a wide range of activities, from Perpetual Adoration to Rosary devotions to healing services, and including special presentations by guest speakers of national renown. Our Lady’s Farm, a gift from Our Lady of Light Foundation, operates under the auspices of OLHSC.
Sacred Heart Radio
This website supports activities associated with the radio station so named. Presenting a wide range of Christian programming, SHR boasts an extensive local broadcast schedule, along with a generous selection of nationally syndicated programs from sources such as EWTN.
Circle of Prayer
This Irish website provides a wide and deep selection of religious materials. Offering great respect for people of all religious affiliations, this site addresses subjects ranging from recent Catholic private revelations to forums of an interfaith character. The site is presented in a number of world languages.
Weeping Madonna of Rockingham
This website is dedicated to promoting Our Lady’s call back to a closer relationship with her Son. It describes the circumstances surrounding a weeping statue of Our Lady and subsequent messages to Patti Powell Smith. Emphasis always lies on the power and urgency of prayer in our time.
Mother of God TV
Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, this website is devoted to fostering love and honor and understanding for Mary, the Mother of Jesus, the Mother of God. Focusing on her presence with us through the centuries, on her commitment to love us and guide us on our way to her Son, the site presents lively bits of information about her and the gentle prompts she places before us as we wend our way through this life.
Wayne Weibel has been a champion of the events in Medjugorje, Bosnia-Hercegovina for 26 plus years, teaming with 206 tours to this famous site of apparitions of our Blessed Mother Mary. He is a renowned authority on the subject of these ongoing apparitions, with personal knowledge about the seers. He sponsors pilgrimages there several times each year and has written many books on the subject.
Dr. Meg Meeker
Dr. Meg Meeker has been an outspoken proponent of family values in the United States
in our day. Dr. Meeker travels the country promoting traditional morality for individuals,
both teens and adults. Her books on the subject are both practical and popular. Deeply
devoted to improving family values, she makes herself available wherever interest and
her schedule permit. For an example of one of her presentations, see
Our Lady of Good Help Shrine
On December 8, 2010, events associated with appearances of Our Lady of Good Help were given formal approval by the Bishop of Green Bay, Wisconsin as being of supernatural character and worthy of belief by the Christian faithful. Based on apparitions and locutions to Adele Brise in October of 1859, the bishop’s pronouncement followed a long, in-depth study. The faithful have been encouraged to “frequent this holy place.”
Our Lady of Laus
On May 5, 2008, Bishop Jean-Michel de Falco of Gap (the Archbishop of Laus) announced the Holy See's recognition of the apparitions as Our Lady of Laus, Refuge of Sinners. The reported visits were by Mary, the Mother of God, to a young shepherdess, Benoite Rencurel, over a period of years from 1664 through 1718. The official approval was the first by the Vatican in the twenty-first century.
Apparitions (approved) and Shrines of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Mary, Mother of God, has appeared countless times all over the world to remind mankind of its obligations to worship her Son and heed His words. This website lists 39 instances approved by local and/or papal authorities. This impressive list documents that Our Lady has visited the faithful as early as 77 a.d., and not just during famous nineteenth and twentieth century events. The casual reader would be well served to give this site a try.