This video explores the inspiration and history behind this devotion and explains how to pray the rosary according to Catholic tradition and practice. The story segment is the true account of Father Sigfrid Schneider, O.F.M, a missionary in China from 1931-1953. While imprisoned by the Communist government, he fashioned a rosary from the thread of his socks. His devotion to Mary and missionary zeal are recounted by four of his nephews who are Franciscans. In the witness segment, Catholics share what praying the rosary means in their lives. In the teaching segment, spiritual writer and teacher Gloria Hutchinson traces the history of the rosary and explains step-by-step how to pray it. The music video reflection is a prayerful meditation featuring original artwork depicting the 15 mysteries of the rosary, accompanied by instrumental versions of three traditional Marian hymns."
Media ID: 12458
Length: 40 Min.
Publisher: St. Anthony Messenger Press -
Level: SH, A

Grade Levels: EC=Early Childhood; P=Primary; I=Intermediate; JH=Junior High; SH=Senior High; A=Adult