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Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes (2008)
Wednesday 16th to Monday 21st July
Banner image kindly provided
by Order of Malta Singapore
On Wednesday 16th July 900 pilgrims from the Diocese of Derry along with Bishop Lagan, our Auxiliary Bishop visited Lourdes to mark the 150th anniversary of St. Bernadette’s original apparition of the Virgin Mary (1858).
Among them were the Greencastle parishioners Francis and Regina McLaughlin, Bernard McLaughlin, Frank Tracey and his sister Mary, Jim McCullagh, Eileen McKenna, and Colum and Mary B. McKenna along with their daughters Aisling and Aobhlin.