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Plain Exterior but the interior is beautiful

This chapel was built in 1633, as you enter and approach the altar, the body of St. Margaret Mary... read more

Reviewed June 16, 2018
_teachnaleachtai
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Galway, Ireland
1st place to visit before before Saint Bernadette of Lourdes

One of the few places where you know something is going on here. You can feel the presence of the... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2018
topcandidate
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Rome, Italy
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Reviewed June 16, 2018

This chapel was built in 1633, as you enter and approach the altar, the body of St. Margaret Mary is encased in a glass casket on the right hand side, the Sisters of the Visitation have their chapel inside the altar also on the left...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

One of the few places where you know something is going on here. You can feel the presence of the Saint- Her body is in a glass case in a side booth. Hundreds of folded notes were tossed in a basket in side the gate...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed April 10, 2018

Chapel traditionally associated with the Catholic devotion to the "Sacred Heart". It retains its atmosphere of prayer, with the quiet singing of the Convent of sisters and clearly a place where local people and pilgrims come together to pray

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank HughK1956
Reviewed August 28, 2017

Our pilgrimage group was very blessed to visit the Chapel of the Apparitions where the incorrupt body of St. Margaret Mary Alacoque rests. There in Paray le Monial St. Margaret Mary Alacoque had visions of Jesus wherein He revealed devotions to His Sacred Heart. Across...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank VW49
Reviewed October 27, 2016

We celebrated mass at the Chapel of the Apparitions and felt a wonderful spiritual presence. There is a small gift shop at the entrance and is right in front of the Hotel de la Basilique.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Ricky O
Reviewed June 17, 2016

Don t miss this little church, and the little shop close to it, the nuns have arts and crafts of great value!

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank AmsterdamReviewer
Reviewed November 13, 2014

This is a lovely chapel a short walk from the Basilica, it is here were Jesus showed himself to St. Margaret Mary, there is a alter and behind it, it showing the apparition, also the Saints body is resting there on the right side of...More

Date of experience: May 2014
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