Official Our Lady of Fatima
Bless your household with the statue of the Miracle of Our Lady of Fatima.
Transform your home in a safe haven in which you may seek the comfort of the warm embrace of Faith, and protection from the difficulties of life: disease, poverty, ill intentions…
Our Lady of Fatima is followed all over the world by thousands of pilgrims moved by their faith in the Miracle of the Sun. Hundreds claim to have been cured of diseases and ridden of other ailments by the Virgin. Among them is Pope John Paul II, who credited Fatima for his survival to the attack on his life:
"The Blessed Virgin Mary, the first of the redeemed, the first to have been closely associated with the work of Redemption, will always be our guide and model." - Pope John Paul II
What is the origin of the Miracle of Fatima?
Our Lady of Fatima, the Blessed Virgin Mary, is known for Her apparitions in 1917 to three shepherd children at Cova da Iria, in Fatima, Portugal.
The Miracle of Fatima (also known as the Miracle of the Sun) happened between May and October on the 13th day of each month, at approximately noon. The three children: Lucia and her cousins Jacinta and Francisco (ages 7, 9 and 10) were spoken to by a luminous lady who entrusted them with three secrets.
The first secret was a frightening vision of hell, “where the souls of poor sinners go,” and contained an urgent plea from Our Lady for acts of prayer and sacrifice to save souls, with particular emphasis on praying of the rosary and devotion to the Immaculate Heart of Mary.
The second secret prophesied the outbreak of World War II and contained the prediction of the huge damage that Russia would do to humanity by abandoning the Christian faith and embracing Communists’ totalitarianism.
The third secret was not revealed until 2000. Its revelation coincided with the beatification of Francisco and Jacinta. It did not contain any cataclysmic prediction, but, instead, the vision affirmed the immense suffering endured by witnesses of the faith. Sister Lucia, the surviving member of the three children, confirmed that in the vision “the Bishop clothed in white,” who prays for all the faithful, is the Pope. As he makes his way with great difficulty towards the Cross amid the corpses of those who were martyred, he too falls to the ground, apparently dead, under a hail of gunfire. It is possible that the vision predicted the 1981 attack on Pope John Paul II’s life. The Pope has always credited the Virgin for his survival.
The Miracle of the Sun occurred in October 13, when a crowd of seventy thousand people who had gathered in Fatima, in response to a prophecy made by the three children. The prophecy was that the Virgin Mary would appear and perform a miracle on that date. The crowd witnessed an extraordinary zig-zag dance of the sun in the sky that lasted ten minutes that afternoon. No one had ever seen such a phenomenon. The whole crowd was in awe.
What is the Sanctuary of Fatima?
Located in the center of Portugal, the Sanctuary of Fatima built in honor of the Miracle has become the fourth biggest Catholic pilgrimage site in the world, receiving between 4 and 5 million visitors every year. Both Pope John Paul II and Pope Francis have visited the Sanctuary to pray to Our Lady of Fatima, next to thousands of devoted pilgrims.
The pilgrims gather for one of the most beautiful processions in the Catholic Faith: the Procession of the Candles. Millions of people light a candle and follow the image of Our Lady of Fatima at night as It moves around the Sanctuary, praying and singing Her praises.
Official Our Lady of Fatima characteristics:
The Statue of Our Lady of Fatima is made in Fatima by skilled Portuguese craftsmen, and carefully detailed in the face, veil, and crown. The Statue was blessed locally, is made of fiber, is 19.68 inches (50cm) tall, and weighs 2.42 pounds (1,9kg).
With the Official Our Lady of Fatima you get:
The 19.68 inches image of Our Lady of Fatima, a carefully crafted golden crown, a wooden base with nameplate.
You should handle the Statue of Official Our Lady of Fatima carefully, to preserve the high quality of the hand crafted and painted materials. The Statue can be easily carried during processions; however, it is not recommended to leave it outside permanently.
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I ordered the 20" Official Lady of Fatima Statue and I am extremely satisfied with the quality and the beauty of this item. I was not disappointed at all. Their customer service is excellent. The order did not seem to move from "been ordered" status. I sent an email to the company and I received an email confirming that they were looking into it and I received my merchandise within a few days. The packaging was done with extreme care and it came in one piece.
I cannot stop admiring the beauty of Our Lady. She is absolutely beautiful! I love the Rosary that comes with it and that could be put on her hands.
It is truly a Masterpiece!
I've just received mine today. My mom ordered me a statue of Our Lady of Fatima all the way from Portugal To New Zaland. The statue is indeed beautiful, tall and of course is well package.
I just received my Our Lady of Fatima statue and she is so beautiful. I love it and looks like real. The red rosary is smells good, like flowers. Good customer service. Thank you so much for taking care of my orders.
Estoy muy contenta y feliz de haber recibido mi preciosa virgen de Fátima, valió la pena la espera.
Es una figura con detalles muy bellos y elaborados, en verdad recomiendo mucho la tienda, ya que se nota mucho la calidad en cada detalle.
Gracias y saludos desde Querétaro, México.
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