How well will you do in our short quiz on Mary?
A common misconception amongst non-Catholics is that Catholics pray to Mary like she is a deity, in the same way that the ancient Greeks prayed to the goddess Athena, or Hindus pray to Shiva. Here, Mairead explains why Catholics pray to Jesus’ mother.
Mary has performed miracles and appeared in apparitions throughout history and shrines to her are everywhere. Are you able to identify where these famous Marian Shrines are from?