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Holiest Sites on Earth

Well, it’s Holy Week and I have a lot of time on my hands, so I’ve compiled a gallery of the holiest places on Earth.

St. Bernadette and my experience in Nevers.

St. Bernadette has been my favorite saint since the first time I went to Lourdes 15 years ago. I love her simple faith, and total trust in God. 438 more words

Catholic Church

Palm Sunday 2014

I have celebrated Palm Sunday in many different countries, Kenya, Spain, France, Poland, Italy and UK and it is a church tradition that I love. When I was at work (teaching primary children) one of our jobs was to make the palm crosses for the local church each year. 246 more words

Haiku

A blessed éclair from Lourdes

After emptying my perfectly good water from it’s bottle into a drain (anyone who has seen regional France’s public toilets would understand why I did not drink it and why I am dehydrating myself), only to refill it with holy water from Lourdes, I recommenced a pilgrimage of my own. 191 more words

Ferguson sweeps season series from Lourdes

Nachalie DeJesus hit the game-winning three-pointer with 20 seconds to play to seal Ferguson’s 67-66 win over Lourdes.

DeJesus’ shot put an end to Lourdes’ furious comeback. 121 more words

Miami Herald Articles

True Story: Angel Visitations

Lourdes and Fatima

There are two occurrences which I think are noteworthy, They involve the appearance of the Virgin Mary to 3 children.  The first occurred in Lourdes France,  that a movie was made about  Bernadette Soubirous. 292 more words

Beginner

100th post – St. Winifred’s Well, the Lourdes of North Wales

Well it’s been a great few years and pleasing to note that I’ve had views from nearly two thirds of the globe..so thanks reader especially the followers. 1,330 more words

Holy Well Blog