5/10/13 ORDER OF MALTA’S 55TH INTERNATIONAL PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES

For the past 55 years the streets of Lourdes, France, have been filled with the Order of Malta’s pilgrims during the first week of May.   This time (2013) some 1,300 sick people were among over 6,500 members and volunteers coming from 36 countries on all continents.

Among those pilgrims were two of our Order of Malta Medical / Dental Clinic volunteers: Dr. Ed Jelonek, Medical Director of our Medical Clinic, and Tom Larabell, Hospitaller of the Michigan Area of the Order of Malta, American Association, and Treasurer of our Clinic at St. Leo.