“While unsuitable for group catechesis, ‘Lourdes’ will touch the hearts and renew the spirits of individual moviegoers.”
God’s ways are not the world’s ways. The life of St. Bernadette (1844–1879) provides us with a stunning example of this.
“We quickly realized we weren’t just praying for people in Lourdes, but for those in need worldwide — and this e-pilgrimage will honor their presence in a great affirmation of the power of prayer,” said the shrine’s vice rector.
Europe’s Catholic shrines have followed directives for combating the coronavirus by tightly restricting organized events, although some pledged to stay open for Masses and pastoral care.