The Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes is February 11, and the Feast of St. Bernadette is April 16.
The life and struggles of St Bernadette of Soubirous are presented in this text. Read about her struggles with asthma and weakness. Read about the struggle she had to endure with civil and religious authorities in Massabielle. Hear about how Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception visited her in the grotto which would become the shrine at Lourdes. Listen to how her love of God, faith and courage in the midst of false accusations guided her though all her hard labors until on April 16, 1879 at the age of 35 she passed away and went home to Our Lord and His Mother. To this very day pilgrims still visit Lourdes to hear the message of conversion and repentance. Recommended for 4th grade. Dimensions: 4.5 x 7inches. Paperback. 115 pages.