Edwin and Charo Rojas

It is an honor and a great blessing for us to be Guides of the Lourdes Virtual Pilgrimage ExperienceTM and bring the message of Lourdes to the entire world. Many people decide to serve in Lourdes or bring pilgrims with special needs, after they learn of the message of...

Manuel Family

The Rosary is a beautiful symbol of peace and strength, especially in these trying times of solitude, anxiety, and uncertainty. The Lourdes Family Rosary is a tremendous blessing and a beacon of hope for our family during this time. We look forward to hearing the...

Dania Alvarez

In the awe of Lourdes, it’s very easy to get caught up in one’s service and forget that we need to constantly recharge in the greatest way possible: prayer. Prayer allows us to serve as Jesus and Our Lady are calling us to serve. And, it also allows us to...

Sheila

Our daughter died in my arms as we lay together in the emergency room bed. In my grief, while holding her lifeless body, I was taken back to the baths at Lourdes, where we had visited just over a month before. My brothers and sisters, friends, and even strangers had...

Schulz Family

At the urging of Monsignor Richard Shirley, the seed was planted back in 2005 for the Schulz family to visit Lourdes, France. Our first daughter, Jenna Schulz, was experiencing idiopathic seizures, that were relentless and which continue today. Our family had planned...

Naomi

What is mission? 3 words JOY ~ PEACE ~ LOVE by Naoimi Nelson   Joy: I wake at the break of day To the tune of 6am And I am greeted by the sweet scent of French baguettes And the even sweeter smiles of Toni and Loretta.   I wake to the sight of bare humble...