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Lourdes’ Lesson in Suffering

If indeed there had been anything better and more beneficial to man’s salvation than suffering, Christ certainly would have shown it by word and example. For He manifestly exhorts both His disciples that followed Him, and all that desire to … Continue reading

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One Thousand Years Ago in Lourdes

Charlemagne (d. 814) was crowned in the basilica of Aachen (Germany), which he had dedicated to the Mother of God. He received the relic of the belt of the Blessed Virgin given to him by the Empress of Constantinople (today … Continue reading

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Lourdes sanctuary closed. Faithful to pray novenas to Our Lady of Lourdes.

Lourdes, France, Mar 17, 2020 / 05:30 am (CNA): The Sanctuary of Our Lady of Lourdes has closed for the first time in over a century following new restrictions in France to slow the spread of the coronavirus. “For the … Continue reading

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