Holy Role Models
In December of 1531, the Blessed Mother appeared several times to, St Juan Diego, the poor Aztec Indian in Mexico. On December 12, Mary appeared to him and said, “Listen and be sure, my dear son, that I will protect you; do not be frightened or grieve, or let your heart be dismayed, however great the illness that you speak of. Am I not here? I, who am your Mother, and is not my help a refuge?"