Lourdes 1937

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A look at Lourdes in 1937. This segment starts at 6:28 mins. into the video. To view the whole video please click on the link above.

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A journey through the mountains of southwestern France, and a pilgrimage to the holiest shrine of the Roman Catholic faith. Transferred from original 35mm nitrate print. Footage from this film is available for licensing from http://www.globalimageworks.com

Taking Our Place with Saint Bernadette and Our Lady of Lourdes

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A simple definition of humility is knowing your place and taking your place. Our Blessed Lady knew her place and took her place every time and God raised Her up to place Her in the highest place in heaven. This same Woman has taken up her place on earth once again in the niche of the rock outside of Lourdes France. She was found there by a little girl, St. Bernadette on this very day in 1858. Since then millions upon millions have found her there IN THAT PLACE… and there they are healed in body and soul, as well as strengthened in faith, hope and charity… given courage to fight the battles of life.

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The Song of Bernadette

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The Song of Bernadette is a 1943 biographical drama film based on the 1941 novel of the same name by Franz Werfel. It stars Jennifer Jones in the title role, which portrays the story of Bernadette Soubirous, who reportedly experienced eighteen visions of the Blessed Virgin Mary from February to July 1858 and was later canonized in 1933. The film was directed by Henry King, from a screenplay written by George Seaton.
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