CNA Staff, Sep 17, 2020 / 01:00 am (CNA).- Sharing in Mary’s joy is “the greatest antidote to fear and anxiety,” the outgoing rector of England’s national Marian shrine said Saturday. 

Preaching in Westminster Cathedral, London, Sept. 12, Msgr. John Armitage acknowledged the many obstacles that Catholics have faced this year to attending churches and places of pilgrimage. 

“Mary, as the first disciple, invites us to share in her joy at the Annunciation, when the ‘Word became flesh and dwelt among us,’” he said in his homily.

Praise the Lord

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