Thursday, February 2, 2017

Mary as Our Lady of Hope

Mary as Our Lady of Hope

Mary as Our Lady of Hope

Q: What is the story behind our Blessed Mother’s title “Our Lady of Hope?”

 In 1861, Kaiser Wilhelm I ascended the throne of Prussia, and immediately appointed Otto von Bismark as his chancellor. Their goal was to unite all German-speaking states into a single country. Together, they assumed an aggressive, bellicose stance. To assert as …