Bernadette of Lourdes
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Bernadette of Lourdes her life, death and visions by ThГ©rГЁse Taylor

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Published by Burns & Oates in London, New York .
Written in English


  • Bernadette, -- Saint, -- 1844-1879,
  • Christian women saints -- France -- Lourdes -- Biography,
  • Christian saints -- France -- Lourdes -- Biography

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Edition Notes

StatementThérèse Taylor.
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 335 p. :
Number of Pages335
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18467597M
ISBN 100860123375, 0860123383

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My Holy Hour - St. Bernadette of Lourdes: A Devotional Journal (Modern Day Saints) by Holy Hour Books and Vikk Simmons | Apr 9, Paperback. Lourdes books, movies, films and DVDs in English. We have books with information regarding all the historical and religious sites around Lourdes, including the apparitions of We have to offer an impressive full color books on the Sanctuary, which has full list of information on all the activities that take place hear in Lourdes.   St. Bernadette of Lourdes, original name Marie-Bernarde Soubirous, also called Saint Bernadette Soubirous, (born January 7, , Lourdes, France—died Ap , Nevers; canonized December 8, ; feast day Ap but sometimes February 18 in France), miller’s daughter whose visions led to the founding of the shrine of Lourdes. St Bernadette of Lourdes, France, lived the simplest of lives. St Bernadette of Lourdes, France, lived the simplest of lives. This book offers a thoroughly researched life story, complete with related biographies and 19th century accounts. The subject is not romanticized beyond belief/5.

Bernadette of Lourdes: her life, death and visions is the first ever scholarly biography of Bernadette Soubirous, either in French or in English. It draws upon many testimonies and archival sources that have never previously been published/5. The Song of Bernadette (German: Das Lied von Bernadette) is a novel that tells the story of Saint Bernadette Soubirous, who, from February to July reported eighteen visions of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Lourdes, novel was written by Franz Werfel and translated into English by Lewis Lewisohn in It was extremely popular, spending more than a year on . Bernadette Moriau, like the little girl at Lourdes years ago whom she is named after, knows with a conviction the solicitude the Mother of God has for her children on earth that the rest of us. The best biography which is at once sensitive to the religious issues involved and scholarly is Thérèsa Taylor’s biography Bernadette of Lourdes: Her life death and visions (Burns & Oates, £pb). The author is an Australian academic, but the book, based on exhaustive research, is highly readable.

After receiving the visions of Our Lady at the grotto in Lourdes, Bernadette eventually became a religious sister as a member of the Sisters of Charity. She lived a life of simplicity, charity, suffering and deep holiness, dying at the age of When she was canonized a saint, her body was found to be incorrupt.   February 11 is the feast day of Our Lady of Lourdes, one of the most famous apparitions of the Blessed Virgin Mary that took place in southern this day in a young, poor girl named Bernadette Soubirous was out collecting firewood with her sister and another friend near a grotto when she saw a vision of a lovely lady.. In the words of St. .   Research project or book report (grades 3 and up): Lourdes continues to be a site of pilgrimage for many, some of whom receive graces of physical and spiritual healing. There are many books written about the miracles of Lourdes and stories recounted by those who have experienced this healing.5/5(1). Lourdes, Bernadette and the Sanctuaries - Book. History of Lourdes discover Bernadette before and after the apparitions, learn the life of Bernadette and all the main religious and historic sites of Lourdes and not forgetting the sanctuary and the stations of the cross.