The miraculous statue of Our Lady of Csíksomlyó, Romania.
The statue of the Marian column in the basilica of Mariazell, Austria.
The statue dates from the early 16th century and is one of three miraculous images of Mary venerated in the basilica. The statue is referred to as the Pilgrim Madonna as the column on which it stands used to be covered in votive offerings left by pilgrims.
The Virgin of Bethlehem, Cuzco school.
Madre de la Luz, Valencia
The image of the Mother of Light depicts Mary rescuing a young man from an attack by a demon.
On her left arm she carries Jesus, who is offered burning hearts. These symbolise souls in need of redemption.
Onze Lieve Vrouw van het Heilig Hart
The miraculous image of Mary in the basilica of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart in Sittard, the Netherlands.
The church was built in the late 19th century and has drawn pilgrims ever since. It is home to the Dutch branch of the archconfraternity of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart, which was founded in France in 1864.
A shrine for Our Lady of Fatima in the church of Santa Maria di Porto Salvo in Valetta, Malta.
The statue of Our Lady of Sorrows above the high altar of the church of Santa Maria in Via, Rome.
A baroque statue of Mary as the Immaculate Conception in the monastery of Santa María la Real de las Huelgas in Valladolid, Spain.
A Gothic Madonna in the church of St Sebald in Nuremberg, Bavaria. The sculpture was created in about 1420.
The miraculous image of Mary venerated in the basilica of St Matthias (Matthew) in Trier, Germany.
The official name of the image is Seat of Wisdom, a Marian title from the Litany of Loreto. The painting was inspired by the icon of the Madonna Salus Populi Romani in Rome, which is considered a true portrait of Mary.
Click here to see an 18th century copy of the same image.
Onze Lieve Vrouw van de Besloten Tuin
The statue of Mary in the hermitage of Our Lady of the Garden Enclosed in Warfhuizen, the Netherlands.
Two weeks ago brother Hugo, who lives in the hermitage, made his profession as a hermit in the cathedral of Groningen.