Christmas 1980

Issue 6

Dear Friends of Our Lady
by Father Nicholas Gruner
Father Gruner emphasizes the importance of the Fatima Message and the outlines this Issue of The Fatima Crusader. He also has what he calls “some important news” about the Fatima Apostolate in Canada.

How Much Our Heavenly Mother Mary Loves Us
by St. Alphonsus de Liguori, C.Ss.R.
In this article, St. Alphonsus de Liguori discusses Mary’s great love for us, and strongly encourages us to love our Heavenly Mother with special devotion.

Letter from the Polish Bishops on the Family
In this letter, the Polish bishops address the most serious problems facing the family, such as contraception and abortion.

Jesus, Our Eucharistic Love (Part III)
by Father Stefano Manelli, S.T.D.
This article, the third installment from Father Stefano Manelli’s book, discusses the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass, the Holy Souls in Purgatory and the Mass, and the joy of possessing Jesus in Holy Communion.

The Story of Fatima (Part II)
This article, the second installment of the true story of the events of Fatima, introduces the reader to the other two child seers, Jacinto and Francisco Marto, and reports about the three apparitions of the Angel in 1916.

New Hope for the Fatima Apostolate in Canada
This article explains the important breakthrough achieved in the long-standing divisions in the Blue Army leadership in Canada.

Catholic News
The Fatima Crusader here reprints an excerpt from Dominicae Cenae, an apostolic letter of Pope John Paul II on the Eucharist, reminding the bishops of the importance of the Roman Church to keep Latin in the liturgy, even under the new legislation.

“Listen to Our Lady of Fatima”: Fr. Gruner
Reprinted from The Catholic Register (Canada)
This article is based on an interview with Father Nicholas Gruner about the importance of Our Lady of Fatima.