- St. Mary of Lourdes
Sanctuary of St. Mary of Lourdes
In recent years the Sanctuary of St. Mary of Lourdes in Popovac again become a gathering place for Marian devotees where pilgrims from all parts of the Baranja region and beyond comes. The sanctuary was built during the first World War, or actually at the 150th anniversary of the apparitions of St. Mary at Lourdes when she appeared to a girl Bernadette. During 1916, the parish priest invited the faithful to the donation to buy the statue of Our Lady of Lourdes, with the aim of returning local boys from the battlefields. Land where the statue of Our Lady of Lourdes was donated in 1921 by family Šajdl, after which a caves along the lines of Lourdes was built, the sanctuary was regulated and placed the stations of the cross.
Category: Temple Church Mosque,
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Popovac, Eastern Croatia
45.78732, 018.67379 (45°47’14.3″N, 018°40’25.6″E)
GPS coordinates: 45.78732, 018.67379 (45°47’14.3″N, 018°40’25.6″E)
Address: Popovac, Eastern Croatia
Sanctuary of St. Mary of Lourdes is located in Popovac.
If you are driving with a car, show this translation to the taxi driver:
Molim Vas da me odvezete do Svetišta Marije Lurdske koje se nalazi u mjestu Popovac. Hvala!
You must also show to the taxi driver that he must turn on the taximeter:
Molim Vas uključite taksimetar. Hvala!
Please can you tell me how to find this sight:
Molim Vas da me uputite prema Svetištu Marije Lurdske koje se nalazi u mjestu Popovac. Hvala!
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