October 13 — Fatima Miracle of the Sun

October 13 — Fatima Miracle of the Sun

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October 13 — Fatima Miracle of the Sun
  • FORMED Now! Our Lady of Fatima

    Join Sr. Maris Stella of the Sisters of Life and Dr. Tim Gray for today's discussion on Our Lady of Fatima.

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  • Fatima for Today: The Urgent Marian Message of Hope by Fr. Andrew Apostoli

    Though the apparitions of Our Lady of Fatima took place a hundred years ago, Our Lady's call to prayer and penance for the salvation of souls and peace in the world is as relevant now as when first delivered to three Portuguese peasant children in 1917.
    Because of the prophetic nature of her mes...

  • The 13th Day

    In a world torn apart by persecution, war, and oppression, three children in Fatima, Portugal, were chosen by God to offer an urgent message of hope to the world. Based on the memoirs of the oldest seer, Lucia Santos, and many thousands of independent eye-witness accounts, The 13th Day dramatizes...

  • Episode 6: Fatima

    Against the backdrop of a world engulfed in war, the prophetic drama surrounding a small town in Portugal captures the minds and hearts of believers and unbelievers alike. In this episode learn about Pope Benedict XV and the apparitions at Fatima. Purchase your copy of Divine Mercy in the Second ...

  • Introduction to the Fatima Message

    An introduction to the world situation in the early 20th century, leading up to the time of the apparitions at Fatima in 1917.

  • The Story of Fatima

    An overview of the six Fatima apparitions, the village of Fatima and the three children seers.

  • The Angel of Peace

    The Angel of Peace appears to the three shepherd children in the spring, summer and fall of 1916, teaching them how to pray, sacrifice and adore Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament.

  • "Do Not Be Afraid. I Am from Heaven."

    The first apparition of Our Lady of Fatima, May 13, 1917. Our Lady asks the children if they are willing to offer themselves to God for the salvation of souls.

  • The Daily Rosary for Peace

    Our Lady asks the children at Fatima to pray the Rosary daily, especially for peace. This request is made at all six of the apparitions.

  • The First and Second Part of the Secret

    Our Lady shows the children a vision of hell and asks them to pray and sacrifice for those who do not have anyone to pray for them. She also makes a prediction about the fate of Russia and its danger to the world.

  • The Third Part of the Secret

    Our Lady shows the children a vision of the world in the future if mankind does not heed her call, and the fate of the Church that must suffer because of sin.

  • The Great Miracle of the Sun

    Our Lady promised a miracle in October so that "all would believe." This unprecedented event occurs before 70,000 witnesses at Fatima and is documented by newspaper reporters.

  • The Seers and Their Missions

    The Fatima children grow in holiness and virtue in response to the apparitions. Lucia is given a special mission to spread devotion to the Immaculate Heart of Mary.

  • The Prophecies Unfold

    The prophecies Our Lady foretold begin to unfold almost immediately after the apparitions and continue throughout the 20th century.

  • First Saturday Devotion

    Our Lady returns to Lucia 12 years after the apparitions and requests the First Saturday Communion of Reparations for Russia's conversion. This request is for all people.

  • The Triumph of the Immaculate Heart

    We await the final promise of Our Lady at Fatima as we continue to respond to her requests to atone for sinners and make reparation, urgently needed today.

  • Our Lady's Blue Army Continues to Spread the Message

    The World Apostolate of Fatima has spread this message worldwide since 1947 and continues to invite people to be part of this apostolate of prayer and penance as followers of Our Lady of Fatima.

  • The Day the Sun Danced: The True Story of Fatima

    In 1917, three children named Lucia, Francisco, and Jacinta experienced a great miracle. While herding a flock of sheep outside the tiny village of Fatima, Portugal, the Blessed Mother visited them, not once, but many times, telling the children great and wondrous secrets that would affect all of...