St Bernadette Soubirous; she is also an "incorruptible", meaning her body has not decayed after death

ST BERNADETTE Her eyes held me captive, so very intense, the Madonna. I worship her.

The incorrupt body of St. Bernadette Soubirous at Nevers, France... She looks like she is just sleeping.

The incorrupt body of St. Bernadette Soubirous at Nevers, France. She looks like she is just sleeping.

St. Bernadette - Lourdes, France - Incorrupt!She looks exactly like this! I saw her!!~

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Saint Bernadette ~ - Soubirous (Saint Marie-Bernarde Soubirous) was a miller's daughter born in Lourdes, France and is venerated as a Christian mystic and Saint in the Catholic Church. Patron Saint for illness & poverty.

Shrine of St Bernadette Soubirous of Nevers France and her incorrupt Body which has not decayed

Shrine of St Bernadette Soubirous of Nevers France and her incorrupt Body which has not decayed

Photographs of  St. Bernadette Marie Soubirous of Lourdes. Her body remains incorrupt to this very day and can be viewed at Nevers, France.

Bernadette Marie Soubirous of Lourdes Her body remains incorrupt to this very day and can be viewed at Nevers, France.

La châsse de Sainte Bernadette - © P.Cabidoche

La châsse de Sainte Bernadette - © P.Cabidoche

St. Bernadette died in 1879 and was canonized a saint in 1933. Her body was exhumed in 1909 and fount incorruptilble. It was exhumed again in 1919, still incorruptible. In 1925 she was placed in a crystal coffin, in a chapel in the Church of St. Gildard at the covent of Nevers where she has been on view ever since, still incorruptible.

The Incorruptibles Bodies - For many centuries the Catholic Church has witnessed a phenomenon called "incorruptible bodies." These are preserved bodies found after death without decomposition .

"I shall do everything for Heaven, my true home.  There I shall find my Mother in all the splendor of her glory. I shall delight with her in the joy of Jesus himself in perfect safety."  ~St. Bernadette

Bernadette of Lourdes-Died 1879 After her death, Bernadette’s body remained “incorruptible”, and the shrine at Lourdes went on to become a major site for pilgrimage, attracting millions of Catholics each year

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