Bernadette Soubirous

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Bernadette Soubirous
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Saunt Bernadette o Lourdes
Virgin, Consecratit Releegious
BornBernadette Soubirous
7 Januar 1844
Lourdes, Hautes-Pyrénées, Fraunce
Dee'd16 Apryle 1879(1879-04-16) (aged 35)
Nevers, Nièvre, Fraunce
Veneratit inCatholic Kirk
Beatified14 Juin 1925[1], Roum, by Pape Pius XI[1]
Canonised8 December 1933[1], Roum,[1] by Pape Pius XI[1]
Major shrineConvent o Saint Gilard (Espace Bernadette Soubirous Nevers), Nevers
Feast16 Apryle
18 Februar (Fraunce, some tradeetionalist congregations)
PatronageBodily illness, Lourdes, Fraunce, hirds, against poverty, fowk ridiculed for thair faith

Saunt Bernadette Soubirous (French: [bɛʁnadɛt subiʁu]; Occitan: Bernadeta Sobirós [beɾnaˈðetɔ suβiˈɾus]; 7 Januar 1844 – 16 Apryle 1879), an aw kent as Saunt Bernadette o Lourdes, wis the firstborn dochter o a miller frae Lourdes (Lorda in Occitan), in the depairtment o Hautes-Pyrénées in Fraunce, an is best kent for experiencin Marian appareetions o a "young lady" that asked for a chaipel tae be biggit at the nearby cave-grotto at Massabielle.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Ruggles, Robin (1999). Apparition shrines. Places of pilgrimage and prayer. Boston: Pauline Books & Media. p. 68. ISBN 0-81984799-2. ISBN 978-081984799-7.