LARGE CATHOLIC FAMILY ROSARY EDITION OF THE HOLY BIBLE.
THE FAMILY ROSARYCOMMEMORATIVE EDITION of the CATHOLIC BIBLE Issued in remembrance of.. The MARIAN YEAR 1953-1954 Edited by Rev. John P. O'Connell M.A.,S.T.D. Published with the Approbation of His Eminence Samuel Cardinal Stritch, Archbishop of Chicago. The Catholic Press, Inc. Chicago Ill. Imprimature, Cardinal Stritch, Archbishop of Chicago......June 4, 1953 TO JESUS THROUGH MARY MARIAN YEAR 1954 On September 26,1953, His Holiness Pope Pius Xll, announced that the year 1954, the hundredth anniversary of the porpclamation of the Immaculate Conception as a dogma of the Church, would be a Marian year, especially dedicated to the honoring the Blessed Virgin Mary and to invoking her intercession in behalf of the peace and happiness of mankind. His Holiness appointed that the year should begin on the Feast Of the Immaculate Conception, December 8, 1953, and close with the same feast in 1954. Special indulgences are to be granted to those who make a pilgrimage to Rome during the Marian year and to pilgrims who honor Mary at her principal shrines. Contents: Indulgences for Reading the Bible The Books of the Bible in Biblical & alphabetical order The Epistles and Gospels Introdu ... read more