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Author Laycock, Joseph, 1980- author.

Title The seer of Bayside : Veronica Lueken and the struggle to define Catholicism / Joseph P. Laycock
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2014


Description 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white)
Contents Who speaks for Mary? -- How the anomalous is interpreted -- The Battle of Bayside -- Baysiders as Homo Faber -- The consequences of growth -- After Veronica -- Religious history as a dance of deference and defiance
Summary Joseph P. Laycock tells the story of Veronica Lueken, a Catholic housewife in Bayside, Queens, New York, who began receiving visions of the Virgin Mary in 1968. Lueken relayed some 300 messages from Mary, Jesus, and other heavenly personages over three decades and inspired followers who continue to promote her message today
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from home page (viewed on October 28, 2014)
Subject Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Apparitions and miracles -- New York (State) -- New York
Lueken, Veronica
Lueken, Veronica.
Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint.
Catholic Church -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Catholic Church.
Philosophy & Religion.
New York (State) -- New York.
United States.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199379699