Saturday, February 11, 2012

ZENIT - World Day of the Sick: Our Lady's Feast and Her Love for the Ill

ZENIT - World Day of the Sick: Our Lady's Feast and Her Love for the Ill: "Bishop of Lourdes on John Paul II's Spirit

By Anita Bourdin
ROME, FEB. 10, 2012 (Zenit.org).- The liturgical feast of Our Lady of Lourdes, which will be celebrated on Saturday, coincides with the World Day of the Sick.
For the occasion ZENIT spoke with Bishop Jacques Perrier of Tarbes-Lourdes.
ZENIT: Bishop Perrier, John Paul II decided that the World Day of the Sick should coincide with the feast of Our Lady of Lourdes: why observe this Day and why Lourdes?
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