Lourdes Pilgrimage 2022.

Saturday 28 May - Friday 3 June

We are delighted that the Annual Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes is returning in person this year, on what will be our 80th pilgrimage.

You can see photos and other daily updates under the Lourdes Daily box below, and can join us virtually at the Grotto Mass on Monday 30th May, live streamed by Lourdes TV (link in Lourdes Schedule).

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Blessing of Hands Mass Sunday 22 May

The Blessing of Hands Mass for the Lourdes pilgrimage takes place at St Chad's Cathedral on Sunday 22 May at 2pm. You can watch the live stream on the Cathedral website.

Mass Booklet

Cathedral website

New Bishop of Tarbes and Lourdes to be ordained on May 29

The Diocese of Tarbes and Lourdes has been appointed a new bishop. Meet Mgr. Jean-Marc Micas.

Mgr. Micas was born in 1963. He was ordained to the priesthood in 1991 in the diocese of Toulouse and is currently Provincial of the Company of St Sulpice. Mgr. Micas has served as diocesan chaplain of the Eucharistic Youth Movement, as well as being in charge of diocesan vocations.

He will be ordained bishop on Sunday, 29th May 2022 in the Underground Basilica of St. Pius X in the Sanctuary of Lourdes, and will take up his seat at the cathedral of Tarbes the following day. May Our Lady of Lourdes and St. Bernadette guide and protect you, Mgr. Micas.

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  • Handmaids and Brancardiers

    Handmaids and Brancardiers work with all the other Hospitalite members to ensure the smooth running of the pilgrimage. They help care for assisted pilgrims, whose spiritual needs are the main focus of the Pilgrimage. Read more

  • Lourdes Daily

    Day-by-day coverage from the Lourdes pilgrimage 2022, our first in-person pilgrimage to Lourdes since 2019 #Brum2Lourdes Read more

  • Lourdes Programme 2022

    Pilgrimage Programme Read more

  • Nurses and Doctors

    Every year the diocese brings sick pilgrims to Lourdes, a pilgrimage that they cannot make without the support from the wonderful doctors, nurses and carers who come with us. Read more

  • Pilgrimage theme

    The theme for 2022 is “Go and tell the priests to build a chapel here and that people should come in procession” Read more

  • Travel Arrangements

    Booking details, price list and forms Read more

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