04 March 2017

Fifteenth Apparition, 159 Years Ago

Thursday 4 March 1858: Eight thousand people at the Grotto

Fifteenth appearance. The ever-increasing crowd (about eight thousand people) awaits a miracle at the end of this fortnight. The vision is silent. For the next three weeks Bernadette was no longer going to the Grotto; she no longer felt the irresistible attraction.