Entries by Ruth

WORLD DAY FOR GRANDPARENTS AND THE ELDERLY – SUNDAY 25TH JULY

  Pope Francis has established a World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly, which will take place for the first time on Sunday 25 July 2021 on the theme ‘I am with you always’ (Mt 28:20). Click below for resources for use in dioceses and parishes which have been collated by the Bishops’ Council for […]

THE LOUGH DERG PILGRIM PATH

The Lough Derg Pilgrim Path on the lough shore is now open daily. The full route is a 12km loop, with a shorter 8km option, and several information boards highlight features of particular interest.  Leaflets are available at the Visitors Centre. A guided walk experience will be offered on Sunday 25th and Saturday 31st July, […]

ANNUAL PIONEER & MATT TALBOT PILGRIMAGE TO KNOCK SHRINE 18TH JULY 2021

As you know, with current restrictions, capacity at Mass is very restricted and Knock Basilica is limited to a capacity of 200 people at present. Therefore, the Pilgrimage this year will be a virtual pilgrimage. The Pilgrimage Mass will be streamed online www.knockshrine.ie/watch-live and on the Knock Shrine Facebook page. Ceremonies will commence with the Rosary […]

Cemetery Sunday 2021

We have been advised by the Glasnevin Trust that due to the ongoing Covid-19 restrictions, Cemetery Sunday is cancelled in Palmerstown Cemetery for 2021.