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St. Bernadette
Bernadette of Lourdes is known as the young girl to whom the Virgin Mary appeared. Despite illness and learning difficulties, the 14-year-old was able to share her visions with sincerity and firmness, and saw Mary's request to have a chapel built in the grotto of Lourdes come true. She spent the rest of her life trying to move away from all the attention and encourage others in devotion to Mary.

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