Virtual Pilgrimage Host Information

Items needed for Presentation


If the hosting parish/school could provide the following, North American Lourdes Volunteers would be most grateful:

  • Extension cord and multi-outlet cord
  • Screen (larger the better) for viewing the images
  • 3-4 glass Lourdes Water bowls, small salad bowls
  • 2-3 baskets for petitions and free will offerings
  • 1 table for the Grotto Rocks and Lourdes Water
  • 2 small tables for the projector and computer
  • Microphone for the presenter/guide; lapel type is best.
  • Candles – optional for the recitation of one decade of the Rosary.
    Please seek permission from your Pastor for the use of candles.
  • Pencils for writing individual petitions

Volunteers from the hosting parish/school are needed:

  • 3-4 Volunteers to hold the Grotto Rocks for procession
  • 3-4 Volunteers to hold the Lourdes Water bowls for procession
  • 2 Volunteers to distribute and collect the petitions
  • 2 Volunteers to distribute the Virtual Pilgrimage Programs and Plenary Indulgence
  • 2 Volunteers to distribute the Lourdes Water bottles and green prayer sheets at the end
  • 2 Ushers to direct flow for processions and for lights
  • Music – Organist and/or vocalist to play/sing Marian hymns and Benediction hymns