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MARY TUDOR, new DVD release, ‘Mary Tudor’ available now worldwide

Mary Tudor, Mary I of England, (known in history as ‘Bloody Mary’ due to the reinstatement of the ancient Heresy Laws of England that saw burning as the punishment for persistent heresy within the realm), tells the fascinating and tragic … Continue reading

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Lying Witnesses – Saint Edmund Campion (2), Jesuit, Elizabethan missionary martyr, Tyburn – reading for 22nd December, feast day 1st December

LYING WITNESSES Saint Edmund Campion (2) – Jesuit, English Martyr Screenshot above: Saint Edmund Campion at his trial © 2008 Mary’s Dowry Productions To the jury at his trial: “In common matters we often see witnesses impeached, and if at … Continue reading

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His Passion Foreseen – Saint Edmund Campion (1), English Martyr, Jesuit, Reading for 21st December – feast day December 1st

HIS PASSION FORESEEN Saint Edmund Campion – Jesuit (1) IN December 1579 Dr Allen wrote to Campion: “My father, brother, son, Edmund Campion, for to you I must use every expression of the tenderest ties of love: since the general … Continue reading

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Love of the Cross, Saint Edith Stein, Saint Teresa Benedicta of the Cross, with photographs

LOVE OF THE CROSS Saint Edith Stein, Saint Teresa Benedicta of the Cross Edith Stein, also known as St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross, OCD, (German: Teresia Benedicta vom Kreuz, Latin: Teresia Benedicta a Cruce) (12 October 1891 – 9 … Continue reading

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Teachers of the Year of Mercy – Saint Bede the Venerable

Saint Bede the Venerable, commenting on Mt 9:9, wrote that Jesus looked upon Matthew “with merciful love and chose him.” This expression impressed Pope Francis so much that he chose it for his episcopal motto: “miserando atque eligendo”. In the … Continue reading

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Spectacle to men and angels – Saint Edmund Campion, Jesuit, English Martyr, Elizethan Catholic Saint – December 1st 1581

Edmund Campion, the brilliant Oxford scholar, orator, Anglican deacon, convert – “One of England’s diamonds” – was done to death in London on 1st December 1581 at the age of about forty. His tempestuous career as one of the first … Continue reading

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Editing begins this week for two new films, Saint David and Saint John Houghton

Mary’s Dowry Productions will begin editing for two new films on the lives of Saint David of Wales and Saint John Houghton, two Catholic Saints from very different times in the history of England. Saint John Houghton, O.Cart., (c. 1486-London, … Continue reading

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Saint Edith Stein, a prayerful and contemplative film, DVD, Mary’s Dowry Productions, available as of November 2015

A prayerful and mystical journey with Saint Edith Stein (St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross) in a new film that especially captures the thought and spirit of her Carmelite soul. Pausing for reflection upon her writings, including her letter to Pope … Continue reading

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Filming day for Saint Maximilian Kolbe, Saint Edith Stein and Blessed Titus Brandsma

Mary’s Dowry Productions had a busy yet successful filming day on Saturday October 10th. We spent the day in ‘the barn’ attached to our parish church of the English Martyrs near Worthing in West Sussex where Deacon Gary had built … Continue reading

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Filming day for Saint Robert Southwell and Saint John Houghton, English Martyrs

Mary’s Dowry Productions spent a very productive evening and full day on Friday 17th July and Saturday 18th July 2015 filming scenes for our upcoming DVDs that will present the lives of Saint Robert Southwell and Saint John Houghton.  These … Continue reading

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