Mass at Lourdes Grotto is pilgrimage highlight

The highlight of the concluding day of the Cork and Ross Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes is the celebration of Mass at the Grotto.

The Grotto is the place where Our Lady appeared to Saint Bernadette and it the heart of Lourdes for pilgrims from all over the world.

Today, the Principal Celebrant of Mass for the pilgrims was Bishop of Cork and Ross, Most Rev Fintan Gavin. Cork people also read the scriptures and announced the General Intercessions at the Mass.