Springs Welling Up to Eternal Life – Lourdes

The Book of Genesis testifies that the Garden of Paradise was sustained by a “stream welling up out of the earth that was watering the surface of the ground.”  These words recall for me not only the mysterious event of creation, but another supernatural intervention that changed the life of an impoverished girl from a small town nestled in the foothills of the Pyrenees in France. In an article at Word on Fire, Fr.Steve Grunow explores the history and spirituality of  Lourdes:

Springs Welling Up to Eternal Life