Lorraine Louvat born with the gift of healing
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The land would be gifted to Lorraine Louvat, a Catholic native of Maine, born with the gifts of healing and of miracles.
At the time that this was revealed to her
, Lorraine Louvat
was a Novice in France.
had never heard of Padre Pio, this Holy Priest who carried the wounds of Christ on his
Due to spiritual matters concerning this young American Novice, the Bishop and her
Spiritual Director Priest made an appointment for the three of them to meet with Padre Pio who would assist in her
Permission was granted by the Reverend Mother Superior General and plans were made to travel to Italy.
During that meeting Padre Pio spoke in English but explained to Lorraine
that this was one of his
was really speaking in Italian and she
was hearing him in English, while the Bishop and Priest were hearing him in French.
hands were hidden by the brown sleeves of his
habit and proceeded to explain that he
had the wounds of Jesus on his
At one point Padre Pio told her
that God was making him know that He
to place her
left thumb and middle finger into the stigmata of his
hand which she
did and promptly wiped the blood from her
hand onto a clean handkerchief.
The scent of what smelled like flowers of an aroma she
had never experienced led her
to inquire about this exquisite fragrance.
simply and humbly explained that this was another of his
gifts Later she
washed the handkerchief not realizing that it would have been a first class relic of this most Holy Saint who was just Canonized on June 16th.
At one point in the conversation, Padre Pio, asked Lorraine
would like to receive confession.
was delighted to do so in English as her
confessor only spoke French.
had not heard English for two years and was not proficient in speaking the French language.
Padre Pio explained that he
had yet another gift of READING SOULS but told her
that if she
felt more comfortable in doing so he
would hear her
confession in the normal manner.
was overjoyed to have this great grace of a General Confession through his
felt the deep grace of this most precious Sacrament.
Things were explained to the Bishop, Priest and Lorraine
Other things were just for Lorraine's ears and not heard by them.
Personal things that she
would be facing and how to surmount obstacles of various types were clearly described.
Having had such vast experience Padre Pio knew the answers to the 19 questions posed by the Bishop as well as how to deal with the road ahead.
felt very blessed in the presence of this kindly man.
It was a feeling of overwhelming peace and such deep joy to realize that this Monk actually knew her
thoroughly without ever having met her
He knew that she was born with the gift of healing and miracles and the purpose for this gift which would manifest itself in its fullness at a time later in life.
had not revealed to anyone but her
Spiritual Director the gifts that God had given her
although throughout her
made use of them as she
prayed for people.
God made it known to Lorraine that she was born with the gift when she was four years old.
also made her
know that she
was not to approach people until He
would make it known to her
that it was time for her
to do His
Work in public.
knew that her
vocation was love and the desire to bring all people to Jesus burned in her
To let them know that He
loves them so much was her
And the gift of healing would prove to be a very powerful tool from heaven as it would capture the attention of the individual being healed as well as the onlooker.
No one would mistake the source of the healing gift as all focus would be on Jesus.
It would powerfully serve as an awakening of God's children and speak loudly about His
mercy and love.
Lorraine, the Bishop and Priest listened as Padre Pio expanded upon that which would come in the future.
She didn't know how this would all come to pass as she was about to make her first vows and from there would become a Missionary in Africa.
It all sounded very mysterious.
found the deeper mystery to be that she
felt a profound clarity and peace through the spiritual direction of Padre Pio.
exclaimed that it was refreshing for him to meet someone who had never heard of him as he
had the world constantly knocking at his
It was then that he
described the spot of land that had already been chosen by our Heavenly Father.
All those who would be part of the Ministry or Religious Community or even help in some way had already been hand-picked by God to do His
People would come to the land in pilgrimage to be touched by the healing Power of Jesus.
told of an extraordinary number of healings that would take place in the Ministry when God would choose to get Lorraine
out into the public eye for the purpose of bringing His
Love into the spotlight.
And it has happened and continues to happen wherever she
All this would give great glory to God.
explains that she
does not heal, has no powers, no energies and no abilities to heal.
repeats to every audience that the ONLY HEALER at LIFESONG
goes on to tell people that her
payment is a hug and to thank God in their own way.
It's all about LOVE and is very humbling for her
to watch as He
instantly heals His
people over and over again.
As mentioned by Padre Pio, Lorraine
did return to the United States.
This is another story which leads into a deeper understanding of how God moves people in ways of His
Holy Will and His
Perfect Plan, but due to its length, it is not included here.
In the United States, she
spent much of her
life as being what she
calls a "prayer hermit" until 5 years ago when God let her
know that it was now time to go out in the public.
is consistent in saying that we must listen to the whispers of God as He
speaks to us in many ways but we oftentimes miss the message because people are waiting to hear His
voice or looking for some miraculous manifestation by way of a vision or locution or other form of phenomena.
In reality God speaks to us clearly and very simply, as when her
Pastor requested that she
offer the gift every month in her
then went to Bishop Joseph Gerry who allowed her
to go forward with this Ministry of Healing, as well as in view of founding a Religious Community.
tells us that this is how God most often speaks to His
People and it is for us to be very attentive to His
whispers, to clearly discern His
Will and then to move through obedience.
of Jesus moves ahead, always in total obedience to her
Being a "prayer hermit" Lorraine
did not and still does not have any type of income as prayer and healing is always free.
Somehow for the last three years God has provided.
calls this Divine Providence.
found it quite astounding to see the layout of the land and buildings just as Padre Pio had described even to the tiny touch of her
very own "hermitage" nestled in the adjacent hayfield.
of Jesus stays at the church or location of the healing service for as long as there are people to be served.
always says, "In the name of Jesus be healed.
It is a common thing to have strangers drop into the chapel or prayer room where Lorraine
touches them in prayer and off they go healed and praising God.
just asks fo a "hug" and for them to "thank God in their own way".
A beautiful bronzed corpus of the crucified Lord graces the property as does a centuries old St. Joseph and Child statue.
The 24 foot illuminated Cross of Dozule, France is magnificient.
was chosen as the first US Shrine
of the Miraculous Infant Jesus of Prague.
While there are many Shrines to the Infant Jesus of Prague throughout the U.S. this was told to be specifically chosen by Jesus Himself through a special ministry initiated at the Shrine in Prague.
It is documented in the Archives of Prague as being in the Diocese of Portland, Maine
and this unique, exact replica statue made just for LIFESONG
was a gift to Lorraine
by the head Carmelite Monk at the Shrine in Prague.
For this, Lorraine had to acquire permission from her Bishop Joseph Gerry.
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