What Lourdes means to me

Standing where Bernadette saw Our Lady for the last time on 16 July 1858, Phil O'Reilly shares his deep attachment to Lourdes over nearly 50 years.

Limerick Diocesan Pilgimage to Lourdes – 2014

Quoting St Bernadette, Bishop Brendan Leahy offers a brief reflection as the 2014 Limerick Diocesan Pilgrimage prepares to depart Lourdes.

Short Series on the Creed – God the Holy Spirit (4)

Bishop Brendan Leahy, Bishop of Limerick, in the final part of a four part series on the Creed reflects on God the Holy Spirit.

Salus Infirmorum – Our Lady, Health of the Sick

In Lourdes, the hospital pilgrim finds receives the grace and strength to carry their illness with dignity, courage and hope.

The Lord’s Day in Lourdes – a pilgrim people gather

Meath Pilgrims in communion with Christ and with one another on Sunday at the International Mass in the Underground Basilica in Lourdes

Blessed Sacrament Procession – Lourdes

Filmed during the 2012 Meath Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes. 800 pilgrims travelled including 200 hospital pilgrims.

Irish memorial Cross in Lourdes

Irish pilgrims have travelled in large groups to Lourdes since 1913. Bishop Michael recounts some of the stories of the first pilgrimages including the first overland Meath pilgrimage.

Meath Lourdes Pilgrimage 2012 Photo and Anointing of the Sick

Pilgrimage Photo & Anointing of the Sick

Torchlight Procession in Lourdes

Torchlight Procession - the Light of Christ, our candles held high as we invoke our Lady's help and strength.

Praying the Way of the Cross – Lourdes 2012

Fr Brendan Corrigan and Fr Stan Deegan praying the Way of the Cross with Meath pilgrims in Lourdes.

Peace be with you

A lovely moment at the Sign of Peace among young pilgrims on the 2012 Meath Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes

God’s unconditional love

Watch Fr Joseph Campbell’s homily during the Holy Hour in the Underground Basilica - part of the 2012 Meath Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes.