October 18, 1961
We must make many sacrifices, perform much penance, and visit the Blessed Sacrament frequently. But first, we must lead good lives. If we do not, a chastisement will befall us. The cup is already filling up, and if we do not change, a very great chastisement will come upon us.
June 18, 1965
As my message of October 18 has not been complied with and has not been made known to the world, I am advising you that this is the last one.… [ read more
It is a great inspiration to see in Garabandal the priests -- enthusiastic, smiling and obviously keen to hear what the Blessed Virgin has to say.
When one views the many photographs taken at Garabandal over forty years ago, it is impossible not to notice the many priests present. The captions usually do not name every person in the photograph but we can recognize the priests by their clerical garb. A great inspiration it is too - to see the priests… [ read more
At Garabandal, there were, in fact, four messages, including the one of 19 June 1962, although attention has been given almost exclusively to the first and fourth.
The current issue of THE VIGIL...The Message of Garabandal, a long-standing newsletter on Garabandal-related matters edited by Maria Carmela Saraco and published by St. Michael's Garabandal Center For Our Lady of Carmel, Inc., carries a brief but very important front-page article. Important… [ read more
To speak of communism today seems almost anachronistic. Isn't communism a thing of the past? According to what the Blessed Virgin told the visionaries of Garabandal the answer is no. Communism will again appear on the scene and cause great suffering before its reign of terror is suddenly ended.
On the two nights preceding the feast of Corpus Christi in 1962, the young seers of Garabandal had visions; but the visions they saw on these nights were… [ read more
A look at the longed-for supernatural event prophesied at Garabandal which, judging by the current state of the world, cannot be far off.
Of the three great prophesied events of Garabandal: the Warning, Miracle and Chastisement, the one that has always aroused the greatest interest and the one that everyone looks forward to the most is the great Miracle. The main reason for this is that the Miracle is of a positive nature while the other two are… [ read more
A look at the last and most fearsore of the three great supernatural events.
What happens after the Warning (bright star) and Miracle (Pines) will depend on the response to the Message.
Of the three great prophesied supernatural events of Garabandal, only the Chastisement is conditional. It can be averted. Whether or not it will be depends entirely on how the world responds to the Message after the Warning and Miracle.
In biblical times, God… [ read more
The kissing of blessed objects began early in the apparitions and was considered vital by Our Lady of Mount Carmel at Garabandal. She kissed rosaries, crucifixes, medals, and wedding rings. Missals were also among these sacramentals. Our Lady fanned the pages as She kissed them, thereby kissing all the pages. The kissing of blessed objects was the principal purpose of Her very last visit at Garabandal on November 13, 1965.
Many months in advance,… [ read more
Picture: Pope Paul II on Palm Sunday, 2001.
During the Garabandal apparitions, there were some remarkable revelations made concerning the papacy. This article is updated from its original publication in 1999 (GARABANDAL MAGAZINE January-March 1999).
When the Garabandal events began in June of 1961, John XXIII was Pope. We are not aware of his having said anything regarding Garabandal. At that time, Pope John was very much involved in preparations… [ read more
Three great supernatural events were prophecied at Garabandal. The first is a worldwide Warning from God to be seen and then felt interiorly by everyone on earth. At that moment we will see the wrong we've done and the good we failed to do. The Warning will be sent to correct the conscience of the world and prepare it for the great Miracle.
The Miracle will take place at the grove of the pine trees on a bluff overlooking the village… [ read more
Since the apparitions of Garabandal ended in 1965, visionaries Conchita, Mari-Loli and Jacinta have, from time to time, granted interviews in which they have revealed what they are able to say about the coming worldwide Warning and great Miracle. In each of these interviews, although the same questions are frequently asked about the two events, it often happens that new or supportive information, or a different perspective comes to light. With this… [ read more
A Summary of the Events, 1961 - 1965:
Has the Blessed Virgin Mary really appeared in Spain? What are the urgent messages reportedly given from the world? Is there a scientific explanation for the incredible events that took place there?
The Story of Garabandal
A Visit from an Angel
San Sebastian de Garabandal is a small hamlet of some 80 humble dwellings located in the Cantabrian Mountains of northwest Spain. On June 18, 1961, four girls (l.… [ read more