Ingruentium malorum (English: In the face of approaching evils) is an encyclical of Pope Pius XII on reciting the rosary, issued on September 15, 1951, the Feast of the Seven Sorrows of the Virgin Mary. "It is an appeal for an intensification of the traditional October Rosary devotions, making a particular recommendation for the family recitation of the Rosary, begging Our Lady to obtain peace for individuals, for families, for peoples, for nations, and for the Church throughout the world."
Latin for 'In the face of approaching evils'
Encyclical of Pope Pius XII
|Signature date||15 September 1951|
|Number||22 of the pontificate|
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of the Catholic Church
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|People and societies|