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MIRROR

A symbol of the Blessed Virgin, who so thoroughly mirrored her divine Son, "the reflection of the eternal light, untarnished mirror of God's active power, image of his goodness" (Wisdom 7:26). In the Litany of Loreto, Mary is referred to as the Mirror of Justice.

All items in this dictionary are from Fr. John Hardon's Modern Catholic Dictionary, © Eternal Life. Used with permission.

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