Radio Maria Ireland contributor, Morgan Sharpe, reflects on the five Joyful Mysteries.
Radio Maria Ireland contributor, Morgan Sharpe, reflects on the five Sorrowful Mysteries.
Radio Maria Ireland contributor, Morgan Sharpe, reflects on the five Luminous Mysteries.
Radio Maria Ireland contributor, Morgan Sharpe, reflects on the Glorious Mystery.
Morgan Sharpe recounts the series of incidents that took place at Lourdes in 1858, which led to ‘Our Lady’ of Lourdes becoming one of the most visited pilgrim sites in the world. The site has been the source of countless reported miraculous cures, 70 of which have been documented by medical science. This radio presentation is courtesy of Radio Maria Ireland.
Listen back to the Story of St. Bernadette of Lourdes presented by Morgan Sharpe with special guest Dr. Michael Moran (International Medical Committee of Lourdes) which was aired on Radio Maria Ireland, Friday 16th April 2021.
00:00 – 26:10 Morgan Sharpe on the history of Saint Bernadette
26:11 – 55:18 Morgan Sharpe interviews Dr. Michael Moran
On 11th February 2021 (The Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes), Radio Maria Ireland (RMI) kindly allowed me to bring a bit of Lourdes to Ireland.
Fr. Eamonn Mc Carthy, Priest Director of RMI, and I, introduced two special guests, namely:
David Carrigy and Jennifer Lenehan, both of whom have given many years loyal service in Lourdes.
Author: Morgan Sharpe
It was in the year 2014 when I travelled to Annascaul, Co Kerry to attend the “wake” and funeral of my brother in- law. Annascual is a picturesque little village situated between Tralee and Dingle on the Dingle Peninsula itself.
As is usual with these “Housewakes” the neighbours sit around sipping tea or sometimes something stronger if available and talk about the corpse lying in the coffin. As time passes this small talk dries up and a silence descends on the mourners.
This is exactly what happened in my case, so I escaped to the back yard.
By: Morgan Sharpe
Lourdes, a small town in the South of France was privileged to have our Lady appear there 18 times between the nth of February and the 8th of ,July in 1858, to a poor, uneducated and sickly young girl, whose name is now known around the world: Bernadette Soubirous.Continue reading