Feb. 11 OUR LADY OF LOURDES: THE APPARITIONS.


February 11 OUR LADY OF LOURDES: THE APPARITIONS. Dear friends, Happy Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes! This day marks the first apparition of the Blessed Virgin Mary in 1858 to fourteen-year old Marie Bernade (St. Bernadette) Soubirous. There were eighteen apparitions in all, the last of which was on 16 July 1858. The message…