The Hundred Year War on the Family
Mere days after Our Lady’s final apparition at Fatima on October 13, 1917, the Bolsheviks took power over Russia and quickly established a totalitarian communist dictatorship. Suddenly, the infrastructure was in place for the fulfillment of her prediction that Russia would spread its errors throughout the world.
According to the Russian calendar, the date of the coup was November 7, 1917 — a particularly dark day in a particularly hideous period in history.
The world had already been at war since the summer of 1914 with no end in sight and little idea of what Lenin’s ‘October Revolution’ portended for Russia and the entire