May is a special month devoted to Mary, the mother of Jesus. This tradition originated in Italy during the Middle Ages (11th century) and eventually spread out all over the world. We honour Mary during May for many reasons. Mary is Jesus' mother and she is the first and most important disciple. She is also our mother who loves us very much.
There are many ways to honour the Blessed Virgin Mary in May. Here are some activities pupils can do at home:
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