The Blessed Virgin
Pope John Paul II


September 13, 1995 Mary is pattern of Church's holiness
September 20, 1995 Mary is the Virgin Mother of God
November 1, 1995 Mary was united to Jesus on the Cross
November 15, 1995 Church grew in understanding of Mary's role
November 22, 1995 To honour Mary is to go to Jesus
November 29, 1995 Mary is model of perservering silence
December 6, 1995 Mary shows us God's respect for women
December 13, 1995 Mary sheds light on role of women
December 27, 1995 Council's Teaching on Mary is rich and positive
January 10, 1996 Mary's place is highest after Christ
January 17, 1996 Mary's relationship with the Trinity
January 31, 1996
Victory over sin comes through a woman
February 7, 1996 Isaiah's prophecy fulfilled in Incarnation
March 13, 1996 Motherhood is God's special gift
April 3, 1996 Women's indispensable role in salvation history
April 17, 1996 The ideal woman is a precious treasure
May 1, 1996 God is ever faithful to his Covenant
May 8, 1996 Mary responds to God with spousal love
May 15, 1996 Blessed Virgin was filled with God's grace
May 22, 1996 Mary was conceived without original sin
June 5, 1996 Mary's enmity towards Satan was absolute
June 12,1996 Christ's grace preserved Mary fom sin
June 19, 1996 Immaculate Conception defined by Pius IX
June 26, 1996 Mary was free from all personal sin
July 10, 1996 Mary freely co-operated in God's plan
July 17, 1996 Virginal conception is biological fact
July 31, 1996 Our Lady intended to remain a virgin
August 7, 1996 Eternal Son of God is also born of Mary
August 21, 1996 Mary's choice inspires consecrated virginity
August 28, 1996 Mary and Joseph lived gift of virginity
September 4, 1996 The Church presents Mary as 'ever virgin'
September 11, 1996 Mary offers sublime model of service
September 25, 1996 Mary, the New Eve, freely obeyed God
October 9, 1996 Visitation is prelude to Jesus' mission
November 13, 1996 Mary sings the praises of God's mercy
November 27, 1996 Nativity shows Mary's closeness to Jesus
December 4, 1996 Church proclaims Mary 'Mother of God'
December 11, 1996 Blessed Virgin is model of perfect love
December 18, 1996 Simeon is open to the Lord's action
January 1, 1997 Mary has role in Jesus' saving mission
January 15, 1997 Christ calls women to share his mission
January 22, 1997 Mary co-operates by personal obedience
February 5, 1997 Mary's 'hidden life' is example to mothers
March 5, 1997 Jesus works miracle at Mary's request
March 12, 1997 Mary is active in her Son's mission
March 19, 1997 Mary had role in Jesus' public ministry
April 9, 1997 Mary united herself to Jesus' offering
April 16, 1997 Mary's co-operation is totally unique
April 30, 1997 To the disciple he said, 'Behold your Mother'
May 14, 1997 Devotion to Mary is based on Jesus' will
May 28, 1997 Mary was witness to whole paschal mystery
June 4, 1997 Mary prays for outpouring of the Spirit
July 2, 1997 Mary and the human drama of death
July 9, 1997 Church believes in Mary's Assumption
July 16, 1997 Mary is first creature to enjoy eternal life
July 30, 1997 Christians look to Mary Queen
August 6, 1997 Mary is pre-eminent member of Church
August 13, 1997 Mary is outstanding figure of Church
September 10, 1997 Mary: model of faith, hope and charity
September 17, 1997 Mary: model of the Church at prayer
September 24, 1997 Blessed Virgin is Mother of the Church
October 1, 1997 Mary has universal spiritual motherhood
October 8, 1997 Mary’s mediation derives from Christ’s
October 22, 1997 Mary has always been specially venerated
October 29, 1997 Faithful have filial devotion to Mary
November 5, 1997 Church urges faithful to venerate Mary
November 12, 1997 We can count on Mary’s intercession
November 19, 1997 Separated brethren also honour Mary