Father André Cabes been announced as the new Rector of the Sanctuary of Lourdes.
In the context of the "Project of the Grotto, the Heart of Lourdes", part of the work on the site of the apparitions is completed. The Grotto - where access was limited during the works - will again be accessible and available for ceremonies from Easter Sunday, 5 April, 2015.
This year, for the Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes, a new proposal was made to Lourdes web-pilgrims who wish to send a prayer intention: TV Lourdes, the web-TV of the Sanctuary, offers an opportunity to all those who wish, via Facebook, to broadcast their prayer intentions on the chanel.
On Thursday 6 November 2014, during a Press conference given in the context of the Plenary Assembly of the French Bishops gathered in Lourdes up to 9 November, Mgr Nicolas Brouwet, Bishop of Tarbes and Lourdes, revealed the outline of the "Project of the Grotto, the heart of Lourdes".
" It would be an understatement to say that the bishops of France just like to come to Lourdes for their biannual plenary Assemblies! These are not just ‘additional meetings’ in the vicinity of the Grotto, but genuine moments of discernment.
Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland and Iceland are in Lourdes from 13 to 20 October.
Dear hospitaliers, we're pleased to offer you the 37th Lettre de l'Hospitalité Notre Dame de Lourdes.
From 24 to 27 October more than 5,000 “Gardians”, horse breeders in the Camargue (France)