And a great sign appeared in heaven: A woman clothed with the sun, and the moon under her feet, and on her head a crown of twelve stars. And there was seen another sign in heaven: and behold a great red dragon (The Apocalypse, xii).
The warnings of “Our Lady of the Rosary” at Fatima, Portugal were serious, prophetic, and concern our times.
- the apparitions of Our Lady at Fatima, Portugal were approved by the Church and declared “worthy of belief.”
- the Miracle of the Sun was witnessed by more than 60,000 people—an unprecedented public miracle open to the scrutiny of all. Even the rabidly anti-Catholic news media had to report what it saw.
- subsequent popes have been deeply concerned with what Our Lady conveyed there.
What would cause the Queen of Heaven to visit the world and perform what is perhaps “the paramount miracle of the last five centuries”? Certainly she came to tell us something of great consequence. What was it? That is the “Message of Fatima.” From The Whole Truth About Fatima:
Cardinal Cerejeira said, rightly: “We believe that the apparitions of Fatima open a new era: that of the Immaculate Heart of Mary.” When it is revealed in all its fullness, the great Secret of Fatima will then be seen for what it really is: an unprecedented document in the entire history of the Church, a divine oracle without precedent, which by the transcendent heights of its heavenly origin dominates the history of our century, and surely future centuries as well.
This website brings together some of the major testimonies of the events of Fatima, grouped by the major themes of the message. The menu above provides information on the crux of each theme, while supporting material is provided beneath each heading for a deeper understanding.
And his tail drew the third part of the stars of heaven, and cast them to the earth: and the dragon stood before the woman who was ready to be delivered; that, when she should be delivered, he might devour her son…