Our Lady of Sorrows - Devotion to the 7 sorrows of Mary. Blessed Mother, Our Lady of Sorrows, help me today and always to unite my pain to your heart and to commend it to your precious Son. May my sorrows be offered as a sign of my love and be comforted through action for others. Holy Mother, imprint deeply upon my heart the wounds of the Crucified. Amen. Art: Albrecht Durer. The Seven Sorrows of the Virgin.
The Shrine of Our Lady of the Seven Sorrows of Kibeho ..This devotion goes back to the Middle Ages but has gained new popularity following the Church-approved Marian apparitions in Kibeho, Rwanda in the 1980s. In her apparitions, Our Lady of Kibeho recommended that people pray the Chaplet (or Rosary) of the Seven Sorrows to obtain the favor of repentance.