Tag Archives: France

“Mary” Came A-Calling

May 3, 2013

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Leading the daily procession

There is a saying for those who go to Lourdes: “When Mary calls, you will go.” Last October when the Western Region of the Order of Malta mailed out the volunteer applications for the 2013 Pilgrimage, my husband completed and return the application immediately.  He also included an application for our 13-year old daughter.  The […]

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Spiritual May Day Bouquet – A Prayer is Answered

May 1, 2013

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My favorite month!  It is the month of “Mary” – the month of the Blessed Mother, also knows as Our Lady of Lourdes. Today, my husband and our thirteen-year old daughter arrived in Lourdes, France to volunteer for the International Order of Malta’s annual pilgrimage.  It is a journey where they will support a group […]

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A Spiritual May Day Bouquet

May 1, 2012

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Oh My Blessed Mother, in your heart I place ...

I love May!  It is the month of “Mary” – the month of the Blessed Mother.  It reminds me of the joys of childhood when I would leave a basket or bouquet of flowers at a neighbor’s door on the 1st.  After ringing the door bell, I would run away with giggles and delight. This […]

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