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Seeking just decision through Mary, conceived without sin

Seeking just decision through Mary, conceived without sin

By David Carollo, Executive Director – When the Angel Gabriel greeted Mary as “Full of Grace” at the Annunciation, he defined her as someone special in the eyes of God. To be full of grace there must be no imperfection present. This was not the case for humankind as a result of original sin. In […]

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The Souls in Purgatory Depend on Our Prayers

The Souls in Purgatory Depend on Our Prayers

“It is a holy and wholesome thought to pray for the dead that they may be loosed from their sins” (2 Mac 12:46). On November 1st we celebrated the feast of All Saints.  On this day we looked to all who have been found worthy and have achieved the Beatific Vision.  It particularly honors those […]

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World Apostolate of Fatima on EWTN

World Apostolate of Fatima on EWTN

The World Apostolate of Fatima will share the Message of Fatima with millions of people in a two-part show featured on EWTN’s “The Church Universal.” Watch on November 2nd!

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Cause for Sainthood of Father Augustus Tolton

Cause for Sainthood of Father Augustus Tolton

On Monday, September 29, 2014 my wife and I attended the ceremony for “The Sealing and Binding of the Dossier” for the cause of Servant of God Father Augustus Tolton. Also with us was Fr. Charles Fanelli of the World Apostolate of Fatima board of trustees. This ceremony was held at St. James Chapel near […]

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Father Benedict Groeschel, 1933-2014

Father Benedict Groeschel, 1933-2014

Father Benedict Groeschel, C.F.R., passed away on Friday, the eve of the feast of St. Francis of Assisi, after whom he modeled his life. Father Groeschel was a longtime friend of our apostolate and a great devotee of Fatima.  He and the other friars of his order dedicated their lives to living the spirit of […]

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National Blue Army Shrine
By October 4, 2014 Read More →

National Blue Army Shrine

The National Blue Army Shrine of Our Lady of Fatima Dedicated to the Immaculate Heart of Mary is a Roman Catholic shrine dedicated to leading people to live and promote the message of Fatima.

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WAF joins court petition defending seal of confession
By September 27, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

WAF joins court petition defending seal of confession

The courts in Louisiana have ruled that the seal of confession may be broken at the discretion of individual judges if they deem it appropriate.  This decision should send chills down the spine of everyone who depends on confidentiality in their professional activities.   Clergy of all denominations, who must be trusted to keep secret […]

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Visit Fatima!
By September 25, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Visit Fatima!

Book now for this “Fatima Special” pilgrimage March 25 – 31, 2015. First come, first serve!

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By September 15, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

WAF Urges Eucharistic Reparation to Counter “black mass” – Supports Archbishop Coakley

It has been announced that despite the legal challenges and protests of the Catholic Church and faithful, the planned “black mass” will be held as scheduled at the Oklahoma City Civic Center on September 21st.  The organizers claim that they will tone it down and not use a consecrated host, but there is no guarantee […]

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David Carollo interview on WSFI 88.5 Catholic Radio

David Carollo interview on WSFI 88.5 Catholic Radio

From the Catholic Marketing Network in Schaumburg, Ill. http://wsfi.podbean.com/e/special-presentation-interview-with-david-carollo/  

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