• Memorial - Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary

    3 days ago - By Happy Catholic

    Virgin Mary , Giovanni Battista Salvi da Sassoferrato If you were to ask me how the Most Holy Virgin spent the time of Her youth, I would answer that that is known to God Himself and the Archangel Gabriel, Her constant guardian. - St. Jerome The quote above is found on tons of Eastern Orthodox sites, all within the same homily that has been copied from place to place - and with no attribution for St. Jerome's quote. So it is probably too apt to be something St. Jerome actually said. However, it does reflect my feelings about knowing details about the Virgin Mary's childhood which I...
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