From the Apostolic
THOSE WHO DO NOT HONOR OUR LADY
SHALL NEVER BE SAVED
He is cursed of God who angers His Mother.
Without the Blessed Virgin, a person travels along the road to
No one will ever be the servant of the Son without serving the
For if we are bidden to honor carnal fathers and mothers,
how much more the spiritual? . . . If this virtue of charity has been
overlooked, a man will lose any fruit of salvation in any good he may
Pope St. Gregory VII
The honor of Mary is so intimately connected with the honor and glory
of Jesus that to deny the one is at the same time a denial of the
Ven. William Joseph Chaminade
Let not that man presume to look for mercy from God who offends
St. Louis Marie de Montfort
Not only do they offend thee, O Lady, who outrage thee, but thou art
also offended by those who neglect to ask thy favors . . . He who
the service of the Blessed Virgin will die in his sins . . . He who
not invoke thee, O Lady, will never get to Heaven . . . Not only will
those from whom Mary turns her countenance not be saved, but there will
be no hope of their salvation . . . No one can be saved without the
protection of Mary.
It is impossible to save one's soul without devotion to Mary and
without her protection.
Woe to those who despise devotion to Mary! . . . The soul cannot live
without having recourse to Mary and recommending itself to her. He
falls and is lost who does not have recourse to Mary.
To desire grace without recourse to the Virgin Mother is to desire to
fly without wings.
Pope Pius XII
We may seek graces, but shall never find them without the intercession
There is no one, O Most Holy Mary, who can know God except through
thee; no one who can be saved or redeemed but through thee, O Mother of
God; no one who can be delivered from dangers but through thee, O
Virgin Mother; no one who obtains mercy but through thee, O
St. Germanus of Constantinople
The conflict with Hell cannot be maintained by men, even the most
clever. The Immaculata alone has from God the promise of victory over
St. Maximilian Mary Kolbe
I have great doubts about the salvation of those who do not have
special devotion to Mary.
St. Francis Borgia
It seems unbelievable that a man should perish in whose favor Christ
said to His Mother: "Behold thy son"
he has not turned a
deaf ear to the words which Christ addressed to him: "Behold thy
St. Robert Bellarmine
If you would enter into Life, keep the Commandments . . . Honor thy
father and thy mother.
St. Matthew 19:17, 19
Behold thy Mother!
St. John 19:27
Jesus honored her before all ages, and will honor her for all ages. No
one comes to Him, nor even near Him, no one is saved or sanctified, if
he too will not honor her. This is the lot of Angels and of men.
Maximilian Mary Kolbe
A man is no true Christian if he has no devotion to the Mother of Jesus
St. John Eudes