A Visit to Lourdes

By Sr. Martina Machacon, oss

Filipino Oblate Sisters based in Italy pay a visit to Lourdes and there they pitch in to help the sick.

Sr. Martina with Sr. Lourdes Beunsuceso. Sr. Lourdes joined the pilgrimage to Lourdes, too.

Sr. Martina Machacon has been on mission in Iran, Lebanon and Rwanda. She had to flee from Rwanda during the terrible massacres, now she is in their mother house in Lucca, Italy. Recently she volunteered to assist the sick pilgrims to Lourdes.

Sr. Ma. Margherita Villaluz also accompanies the sick to Lourdes. Sr. Margherita had been assigned for 11 years in Rome. Now she has been assigned in Lucca, Italy.