Rosa Mystica by (Saint) John Henry Newman

Posted August 18, 2019 10:56 pm by peregrinusto

Rosa Mystica by (Saint) John Henry Newman

Mary, Mystical Rose ~ Cardinal NewmanSt. John Henry Newman (as of Oct. 13, 2019) has called the Blessed Virgin Mary the Rosa Mystica or the Mystical Rose. Newman held that she “is the Queen of spiritual flowers; and therefore she is called the Rose, for the rose is fitly called of all flowers the most beautiful.” Newman writes of this “hidden rose.” whose tomb cannot be found on earth as are the shrines of of the saints and martyrs. “Is it conceivable that they [the early Christians] who had been so reverent and careful of the bodies of the Saints and Martyrs should neglect her—[she] who

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