Tag: Lourdes

Partial reopening of the Sanctuary in Lourdes: "A great sign of hope"

The progressive reopening of places of worship such as the Sanctuary of Lourdes has a powerful symbolic meaning for Catholics.

The sanctuary of Lourdes closed for the first time in history

In France, almost 7,000 people have been infected with the coronavirus; over 120 people have died from it so far.

Lourdes shrine closes healing pools as precaution against coronavirus

Many churches emptied holy water fonts and several dioceses recommended worshippers receive Communion only in the hand.

How Ferrero Rocher chocolates were inspired by the Virgin Mary

A devout Catholic, Ferrero ,who died on Valentine's Day in 2015 at the age of 89 , was known for his strong devotion to Our Lady.