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Published: 25 April 2016

256 Pages | 8 page color plate section

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198718383


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Our Lady of the Nations

Apparitions of Mary in 20th-Century Catholic Europe

Chris Maunder

  • Provides a detailed analysis of the apparitions of Mary in twentieth-century Catholic Europe
  • Relates apparitions to major twentieth-century movements and trends, such as communism, Nazism, liberalism, consumerism, and the growth of information technology.
  • Situates outbreaks of apparitions in their socio-political context.
  • Explains that apparitions are movements of renewal amid falling numbers of Catholic adherents, and continue to be signs of the maternal presence of Mary and her concern for the world.