Fatima

100 Questions and Answers about the Marian Apparitions

By: Paul Senz  
Introduction by: Edward Sri
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From May to October, 1917, the Blessed Virgin Mary appeared six times to three shepherd children in the tiny village of Fatima, Portugal. What started as a private matter was soon known all over town, throughout the country, and around the world. These apparitions are fascinating, and have gripped the imagination of people all over the world, from simple believers to academic theologians; from skeptics to the curious; from scientists to popes.

Fatima: 100 Questions and Answers on the Marian Apparitions utilizes a question-and-answer format to explore the context of these apparitions, why they were so engrossing at the time, what they have meant to the Church and the world in the century since they happened, and why the requests of Our Lady are so important today.

Questions include:

  • Who were these children? Why would Mary appear to them?
  • What were the so-called “Secrets of Fatima”?
  • What really happened during the Miracle of the Sun?
  • In what ways were the children persecuted by the powerful Freemasons in the Portuguese government?
  • Did the children see a vision that predicted the attempted assassination of St. John Paul II?
  • And many more.

The major new feature film, Fatima, tells the story of these apparitions in a narrative and with a limited amount of screen time. As a companion to the film, this book offers the reader greater context and answers many of the questions that the viewer may have about this amazing story.

Edward Sri

Edward Sri is a well-known author and speaker. He is a founding leader of FOCUS (Fellowship of Catholic University Students) and holds a doctorate from the Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas in Rome. He serves as a professor of theology at the Augustine Institute and resides with his wife and their eight children in Littleton, Colorado.

Paul Senz

Paul Senz writes from Oregon, where he lives with his family. He earned a Master of Arts in Pastoral Ministry from the University of Portland, in Oregon. His writing has appeared in such publications as Catholic World Report, the National Catholic Register, the UK’s Catholic Herald, OSV Newsweekly, Catholic Answers Magazine, and more.

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"A clear, concise guide, and a much-needed resource that unpacks the history, message and meaning of Our Lady of Fatima for people today. Paul Senz has done the Church a great service by writing this book."
— Edward Sri, Ph.D., Author, Rethinking Mary in the New Testament

"Very few people understand the history, facts and the full message of the Fatima apparitions. Thanks to Paul Senz, all the questions are now answered in a detailed and devotional manner. This is a must read on Fatima to inform, clarify, and inspire."
— Steve Ray, Producer/Host, The Footprints of God film series

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