Icon of Our Lady of Mercy, Artist Unknown

The beautiful image was used at Msgr. David Macaire's ordination.

Amazing Grace

With grateful appreciation to Joyce "Spirit Wind" Bugaiski.

Madonna and Child of Soweto, The Black Madonna

Hanging in the Regina Mundi Church in Soweto, painted by Laurence (Larry) Scully.

Our Lady of China

This is a reference to the apparition of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Donglu, China, which occurred in 1900.

Virgin and Child, Ethiopia

Hanging in the Basilica of the Annunciation, Nazareth.

Our Lady of La Vang, Vietnam

Our Lady of La Vang refers to the Marian apparition in Vietnam during a time Catholics were being persecuted. There is a shrine to Our Lady in Central Vietnam.

With grateful appreciation to Tracy L. Christianson.  Used with permission.

Southern Madonna by Julia Bridget Lynch

With grateful appreciation to Southern Star Abbey, Kopua, Hawkes Bay.

Madonna and Child, Japan

This beautiful mosaic was a gift from Japanese Catholics to the Church of the Annunciation, Nazareth, Israel.

Our Lady of Egypt

Made on wood, this icon dates back to 1734.

The Awaited Child

With grateful appreciation to Annelie Solis.