Tag - OurLadyofLourdes

11 February: Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes

From the website of the Franciscan Media On December 8, 1854, Pope Pius IX proclaimed the dogma of the Immaculate Conception in the apostolic constitution Ineffabilis Deus. A little more than three years later, on February 11, 1858, a young lady appeared to Bernadette Soubirous. This began a series of visions. During the apparition on March...

Special Prayer Petition – Christmas Hope For Catholic Truth Blogger Diagnosed With Cancer

Editor writes... Back in November, to mark the Feast of the Miraculous Medal, I posted a thread seeking prayers for a friend who has been diagnosed with cancer. At that time, this friend did not want to be named, but has now given permission to do so, with an update on his condition and treatment. I'm...