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Masonic Miraculous Medals?
« on: October 28, 2015, 03:48:48 PM »
I came across this on my FB feed:

https://traditionalaltarboy.wordpress.com/2015/10/28/check-your-miraculous-medals/

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If you haven’t heard, the Freemasons have been making blasphemous versions of the miraculous medals by replacing the 12th star from Our Lady’s crown with a Masonic compass. This may or may not be news to my viewers, but regardless: this must be put in the public.

And has a photo:


My thoughts is the "compass" is actually a monogram for Ave Maria. https://www.google.com/search?q=ave+maria&es_sm=122&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0CAgQ_AUoAmoVChMIurmpgvPlyAIVRSmICh2evAlY&biw=1920&bih=993#tbm=isch&q=ave+maria+symbol

But let's say it is the Masonic compass. Does that mean any prayers get hijacked? Or what exactly happens with "blasphemous versions" that nobody is aware are blasphemous?
 

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Re: Masonic Miraculous Medals?
« Reply #1 on: October 28, 2015, 05:18:37 PM »
Point A), I think you're right and it's a monogram of A&M. Point B), I would say absolutely nothing happens. God is not bound by such trivialities.

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Re: Masonic Miraculous Medals?
« Reply #2 on: October 29, 2015, 12:33:57 AM »
It's not what Our Lady showed to St. Catherine Laboure, and it's therefore not a Miraculous Medal.

12 stars, not 11 and some ambiguous thing.
 
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Re: Masonic Miraculous Medals?
« Reply #3 on: October 29, 2015, 10:07:59 AM »
In case it contains anything of interest, here is a thread I started some months back, about false Miraculous Medals.
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Re: Masonic Miraculous Medals?
« Reply #4 on: October 29, 2015, 11:42:52 AM »
Thanks Clare. I probably should have searched first. You brought up the same questions I had and said it better. At what point does it become superstitious?
 
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