I was afraid, very afraid of giving too much attention to Our Blessed Mother when I was younger. Now, I was raised a cradle Catholic, but my precious mamma is a convert to Catholicism and while she made sure we knew our basic prayers and especially loved Jesus, there wasn't too much delving into the lives of the saints and not a lot of focus on Our Lady. I didn't learn to say the rosary until I was in High School and was on my own journey deepening my faith. In fact, I don't think before High School I had ever even prayed a rosary [...GASP...]
When I read this quote from St. Max, it just really touched me. How could we ever love Mary more than Jesus did? A true and genuine devotion to our Blessed Mother always will lead us to Jesus because her will is perfectly united to His. She has the most humble servants heart and always is desiring to draw us closer to her beloved Son.
The FREE coloring page above is part of a collection of different quotes from various saints about the Blessed Virgin Mary and you can find the set up in the shop.
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