Pope speaks about the secret of Mary’s greatness

assmptnPope Francis, on the feast of the Assumption of Mary, said that the greatest virtue of Holy Mother Mary was her ‘faith’. He added that her assumption into heaven gives up hope of what is awaiting each of us after this life on earth.

“Faith is the heart of Mary’s entire story” the Pope said, “she knew – and she said it – that throughout history weighs the violence of the overbearing, the pride of the rich, the arrogance of the proud.” Pope said that that God does not leave his children alone; humble and poor, but sustains them with merciful care. The Pope added that Mary became ‘blessed’ by her faith..