This is the forth and final part of our special series of excerpts from the definitive book on Akita. In this part, the miracles of Akita go under the scrutiny of faithless opposition, the miracles of the tears are captured by a camera crew and broadcast on television, the statue weeps for the last time, […]
The third installment of excerpts from the timely book Akita: The Tears and Message of Mary by Fr. Teiji Yasuda
We continue our series of notable excerpts from the definitive book on the Marian apparition in Akita, “Akita: The Tears and Message of Mary” by Fr. Teiji Yasuda, who was the convent chaplain during the time of the apparitions and Sr. Agnes spiritual director. This part contains some significant spiritual insights from Fr. Teiji regarding […]
With the news of a new message from Sister Agnes Sasagawa, the story of the Akita returned to the fore of Catholic consciousness. Since then, WQPH has relayed messages from sources close to Sister Agnes, including her desire that people become familiar with the definitive Akita documentary by David Dionese, which we have transcribed. With […]
My grandfather had a special devotion to St. Joseph. He carried with him the St. Joseph prayer which he would hand out to anyone who seemed receptive to it, regardless of their faith or lack thereof. (Photo credit: “Battle of Dak To, November 1967” – by Gilles Caron)
Will Little Audrey Santo become the first pro-life saint? Miracles continue to testify to her sanctity as her family renews their appeal for support in a new letter.