A modern dictionary of Catholic terms, both common and obscure. Find accurate definitions of words and phrases.
A symbol of the Immaculate Virgin. "Fountain sealed," from the Canticle of Canticles. Phrases applied to Mary the chosen of God and exclusively his -- "my spouse a garden enclosed . . . a fountain sealed up."
All items in this dictionary are from Fr. John Hardon's Modern Catholic Dictionary, © Eternal Life. Used with permission.