The Immaculate alone has from God the promise of victory over Satan. She seeks souls that will consecrate themselves entirely to her, that will become in her hands forceful instruments for the defeat of Satan and the spread of God's kingdom.
Mother Mary at Lourdes in Southern France. In Mary appeared 18 times to a devout peasant, Bernadette Soubirous, in a grotto near Lourdes. She urged Bernadette to “pray for sinners” and also gave the warning “Penitence!