Ut scribantur sermones mei (Job 19:23). Contents reflect my opinion, except for whatever is Catholic teaching, which also happens to be my opinion.
Consecrated to the Heart of the Redeemer under the patronage of the Theotokos and Fr. Gerard Manley Hopkins, S.J.
10 November 2012
East and West on Mary and Sin
In this article Mark Shea discusses the holiness of the Blessed Virgin Mary--how it is understood and prayed by Christians of the East and the West. So much comes down to the differences in language and approach, which for generations gave rise to so much unnecessary disputation.