What is the Scapular?
The Scapular is a small replica of the religious habit consisting
What is a Sacramental?
A sacramental is anything set apart by the Church
What is the difference between sacraments and sacramentals?
Is it the sacramental itself that gives grace?
No, it is not the sacramental itself that gives grace, but the devotion,
Why do we call it a Scapular?
The word "scapular" comes from the Latin word "scapulae"
Why do we wear the Scapular?
We wear the Scapular to indicate that we place ourselves
Should the Scapular be blessed before wearing it?
May a non-Catholic person wear the Scapular?
By all means...anyone may wear the Scapular, and by so doing,
What is meant by The Sabbatine Privilege?
The Sabbatine Privilege consists essentially in the early liberation
The three conditions for the gaining of the Sabbatine Privilege are:
Five First Saturdays Devotion
The First Saturday Devotion to the Immaculate Heart of Mary
Eight years later, on December 10, 1925, Mary and the Child Jesus appeared to Lucia, the sole surviving Fatima visionary,
The Child Jesus said:
"Have compassion on the heart of your most holy Mother,
"Look, my daughter, at my heart, surrounded with thorns
Why Five Saturdays?
Five first Saturdays of reparation were requested to atone
The Blessed Virgin Mary herself has said:
"Take this Scapular. Whosoever dies wearing it shall not suffer eternal fire.
It shall be a sign of salvation, a protection in danger, and a pledge of peace."
Holy Virgin of Mount Carmel,
Our Lady of the Scapular, pray for us!
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