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Flannery O’Connor Was a Reluctant Pilgrim to Lourdes

Alessio Di CintioA statue of Our Lady of Lourdes is seen in the grotto at the shrine of Our Lady of Lourdes in Lourdes, France.

O’Connor, writing to a priest friend, made a comment that revealed her compassion and humility: ‘The thing about Lourdes is that you are not inclined to pray there for yourself …’

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