Since her arrival in Nevers in 1866 to enter the Congregation of the Sisters of Charity of Nevers, the spirit of Bernadette Soubirous has never ceased to inhabit the place.
We hear about the trivial and important moments of her story, her life dedicated to the service of others, her intact body, her words and prayers, her joys and pains, the many volunteers who, attracted by Bernadette, come from far and near to be at the service of the pilgrims and the sanctuary.
This is the story of Bernadette Soubirous, from her childhood in Lourdes to the apparitions at the grotto, her departure to Nevers and [...]more information
The intact body of Bernadette Soubirous is located in the main chapel of the sanctuary. The Church puts her forward as a witness and [...]more information
Bernadette only learned to read and write at the age of 14. The following are some of her sayings while she was a Sister of Charity of [...]more information
Using her words, the words of the pilgrims and our own words.more information
Come and join us! With others, share an adventure of solidarity in the service of the sanctuary and the pilgrims. If you wish to live [...]more information