Claude de la Colombiere

On December 27, 1673, the feast of St. John, the Beloved Apostle, Margaret Mary reported that Jesus permitted her to rest her head upon his heart, and then revealed to her the wonders of his love, telling her that he wanted to make them known to all humankind. From 1673 to 1675, Christ appeared to her in a series of mystical visions. Like St. John the Beloved, she was allowed to rest her head on Jesus’ breast, and he revealed to her his passionate love for all humanity and his sorrow at...