"We Will Have All Eternity To See Her" – On Fatima's 100th, The Shepherds Become Saints

Posted May 13, 2017 10:12 am by Editor

A hundred years to the hour since “a lady in white” first appeared to three shepherd children in the Portuguese countryside, here’s the centerpiece of the milestone’s observance at Fatima – this morning’s papal Mass with the formal declaration of the seers as Saints Jacinta and Francisco Marto….And below, the English translation of Francis’ homily.* * *“There appeared in heaven a woman clothed with the sun”. So the seer of Patmos tells us in the Book of Revelation (12:1), adding that she was about to give birth to a son. Then, in the Gospel, we hear Jesus say to his


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