July 1, 1997
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Madonna Crewel Design
Crux of the News
Mariological Society of America
Queen of All Hearts
The June 1997 edition of Needle Arts has a design of the Madonna and Child for those skilled in crewel. In her article, Bette Elovitz demonstrates the techniques used. She writes, "The Madonna and Child are worked in whipped-chain stitch, satin, split, soft shading, and raised-chain stitch..." (pp. 35-37) Bette Elovitz is a teacher who lives in Highland Beach, Florida.
Crux of the News reported in its June 16, 1997 that a procession of 30,000 persons marched through Minsk, Belarus this year. The procession was headed by an icon of Our Lady of Chernobyl. The original had been destroyed in 1996 by security forces.
The newest edition of Marian Studies, the official
publication of the Mariological Society of America is now available. You can purchase it by
contacting the secretarist at:
The Mariological Society of America met in San Antonio, Texas at the end of May. Plans are underway for the next three years' sessions. In 1999, the Mariological Society will celebrate its fiftieth anniversary. 1998-2000 will be considered as one great jubilee event.
Themes for the following years:
The Society stayed at the Oblate Retreat Center, San Antonio, Texas, pictured here.
Cover of May-June 1997 Issue
|"To appreciate the gentleness of Jesus we must first consider the gentleness of
Mary, His Mother, whom he resembles by his gentle nature. Jesus is Mary's
St. Louis Marie de Montfort
Queen of All Hearts is a bimonthly publication of the Montfort Missionaries, Bay Shore, NY, 11706-8993. Telephone: 513-665-0726.
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