Miami Herald, Mark Young: “There’s all kinds of stuff out there, but this is because I’m Catholic and it’s wrong,” she said. “With all the things going on in the world, I would think there would be more important things to worry about than this.”
Francis believes she was led to paint the image because of all of the hate in the world and the various religious persecutions.
“Maybe it will help people pray,” she said. “I don’t know, but I hope it will. I put it up there to encourage people to say a Hail Mary everyday because Lord almighty we need prayers in this world right now. There is so much evil going on out there.” Read report here.