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Lime green Madonnas

Its a lazy sunday morning; Liam is out cycling, the rest of the family is still asleep. We’re having a lazy day because… yesterday, we went to Lourdes!!!! 459 more words

You Will Never Guess What They Did To Me...Mum

These were the words out of my 15 year old sons mouth 7 years ago when he met me after a visit to Lourdes.

Let me explain, as a family we drove from the UK to Spain and on route visited Lourdes in France. 160 more words


Ogham Party, how are ye?

Quiet enough over the weekend all the same now, mind you. A couple of Moroccan birdwatchers on bikes and a busload of camogie players from Crossmaglen again curiously enough. 221 more words


7 7 7 - Summorum Pontificum: the 10th anniversary in Lourdes. "Just wear dental guards, Father George!"

Things are never as they seem. After Pope Benedict XVI came out with Summorum Pontificum on 7 July 2007, the permanent chaplains in Lourdes, including myself, were called to a special meeting announced by the rector of the time on behalf of the bishop of the time. 1,553 more words