Result of Consecration:
The Conversion of a Nation

On February 6, 1939, seven months before the declaration of war, Sister Lucy (right) wrote to her bishop, Msgr. da Silva (left). She told him that war was imminent, but then spoke of a miraculous promise.

She said “in this horrible war, Portugal would be spared because of the national consecration to the Immaculate Heart of Mary made by the bishops.” And Portugal was, in fact, spared all the horrors of World War II.

Chapter 3

Heaven`s Peace Plan in Microcosm

The “enlightened” minds of the “modern world” scoff at the notion that a simple public ceremony consecrating Russia to the Immaculate Heart of Mary could produce the conversion of that nation, and with it enormous benefits to the whole world, including peace among nations. But then, the “modern world” scoffs at miracles in general, and indeed at the divine claims of the Church whose saints have performed miracles in such abundance.

But a consecration of Russia is precisely what God had ordained in the very Message He authenticated with the solar miracle of October 13, 1917—a message which, we hasten to point out again, has received the approbation of the Catholic Church’s highest authorities, including a series of Popes since the time of the apparitions at Fatima...