Scapular of Our Lady of Ransom

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Badge of a confraternity affiliated to the Order of Our Lady of Mercy. It is white, one part bears a picture of Our Lady of Ransom, and the other simply of a smaller piece of white cloth. The summary of indulgences of the confraternity was last approved by the Congregation of Indulgences on 30 July 1868. The General of the Mercedarians communicates to other priests the faculty of receiving into the confraternity and of blessing and investing with the scapular.

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  • “Scapular of Our Lady of Ransom”. New Catholic Dictionary. Saints.SQPN.com. 13 July 2013. Web. 24 July 2014. <>