Fatima

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youngest daughter of the prophet Mohammed and wife of the fourth calif Ali

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You could sum it up in one sentence: Mary, the mother of Jesus, appeared to some children in the town of Fatima, Portugal, and asked the world to pray for peace.
They left Poland on July 10 for a two-week visit to famous sanctuaries, including shrines in Lourdes, France, and Fatima, Portugal, he said.
In 1917, Lucia and two of her cousins, Jacinta and Francisco, said the Virgin Mary had been appearing to them on the 13th day of each month in Fatima, Portugal.
The children were playing near Fatima, Portugal, when they claim they were visited six times in total by the mother of Christ, who warned the world to repent for its sin and asked all Catholics to pray for Russia.
The Vatican did lift the secrecy during a visit by the Pope to Fatima, Portugal, two years ago, saying it foretold the shooting of John Paul in 1981.
Acuna's followers gather on the 13th of every month - the Virgin Mary is said to appear monthly on the 13th since she is believed to have appeared to three children in Fatima, Portugal, on May 13, 1917, one of the most famous religious events of the century.
Three peasant youths in Fatima, Portugal see a vision: a woman in a cloud of light offering words of devotion and prophecy.
In 1982, in Fatima, Portugal, security guards overpowered a Spanish priest armed with a bayonet who attacked Pope John Paul II.
FATIMA, PORTUGAL Portugal's Catholic bishops voiced "deep unease" about worsening economic conditions in their country and urged the government to show greater concern for the common good in its austerity drive.
Our Lady of Fatima is the title given to the Blessed Virgin Mary when she appeared to three shepherd children in Fatima, Portugal on the 13th day of six consecutive months in 1917, beginning in May.
The group left Poland on July 10 on a two-week visit to famous sanctuaries in France, Spain, and Portugal, including shrines in Lourdes, France, and Fatima, Portugal, Szklarski said.
Both devout Catholics, Gerry and Kate McCann have met the Pope in Rome and visited the shrine in Fatima, Portugal, since their daughter disappeared.
Mary herself told Catholics everywhere, through her appearances at Fatima, Portugal, to pray the rosary daily for the conversion of Russia.
Eighty-five years ago a most momentous October took place: the Bolshevik coup launched Russia into the bloody darkness of atheistic communism; twelve days earlier, the Mother of God had appeared for the sixth consecutive month to three children in Fatima, Portugal.
Officials said the sec-ret, based on visions reported by three children in Fatima, Portugal, in 1917, foretold the 1981 attempt on Pope John Paul II's life.