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May 2016
Blessing for Expectant Mothers

Blessing for Expectant Mothers

Blessing for Expectant Mothers On Saturday May 14th there will be a special blessing ceremony for all parents who are expecting a baby held at Knock Shrine at 12 noon. It will include a short prayer for protection and safe

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April 2016
Basilica wins National Architectural Award!

Basilica wins National Architectural Award!

Knock Basilica  – Interior Architectural Project of the Year 2016  – Irish Design and Build Awards Knock Basilica scoops National award! The extensive and elegant overhaul which was designed by A&D Wejchert and executed by Stewart, included a full internal

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May Altar Tradition

May Altar Tradition

What is a May Altar? May is a special time in the church calendar when Catholics honour Mary, the mother of Jesus. The month of May is a time to look forward to better weather and enjoy the flowers and

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Pilgrimage Season 2016 Mass Times

Pilgrimage Season 2016 Mass Times

For more information on events coming up at Knock Shrine please see Faith Renewal  section of our website. Thank you! VIEW FULL PILGRIMAGE LIST 2016 VIEW FULL VIGIL LIST 2016  

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RTÉ Concert in Sunday Business Post

Lovely article in today's @sundaybusiness re Concert for Peace @knockshrine Fab pic of @AnneMGibboMezzo pic.twitter.com/jG92zDgfHs — Cór Mhaigh Eo (@cormhaigheo) April 17, 2016

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RTÉ Concert for Peace

RTÉ Concert for Peace

        Tickets cost €25 and €15 (restricted viewing) and are available from the Knock Shrine information office (opposite the Parish Church); the Book Shop at Knock Shrine; and Downtown Records Castlebar and Westport. Tickets are also available

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New series of spring/summer faith events

New series of spring/summer faith events

Knock Shrine launched a new series of faith events for the spring/summer season. The new programme includes workshops, seminars, talks and retreats, exploring a diverse range of faith topics – from Pope Francis’ writings on the environment to women’s spirituality, prayer

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Volunteering at Knock Shrine

Volunteering at Knock Shrine

Volunteering at Knock Shrine As another season begins at Knock Shrine thousands of pilgrims will visit our Shrine and as part of our pastoral care to all who come, we would love to have more people on the grounds to

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Cancer Diagnosis Support at Knock Counselling Centre

Cancer Diagnosis Support at Knock Counselling Centre

So many people are affected by cancer diagnosis everyday. The Counselling Centre at Knock is hosting a support group throughout the months of May and June. The support group will be led by Mary McDermott and will run for 5

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Loreto Vigil 4th April 2016

Loreto Vigil 4th April 2016

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