Sacred Journeys

Visions of the Virgin Mary (Lourdes)

Clip: Episode 1 | 4m 21s | Video has closed captioning.

Learn about Bernadette Soubirous, a young peasant who proclaimed in 1858 that she had had numerous encounters with the Virgin Mary in the small French village of Lourdes, in this video resource from PBS LearningMedia.

Aired: 12/16/14

Rating: NR

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