Knock 140 Art Competition

Knock 140 Art Competition

Knock 140 Art Competition

Inviting all Secondary students to get creative with the theme “Knock 140”. This August marks 140 years since the Knock Apparition in 1879.  Using the title “Knock 140”, we are inviting you and your friends to get creative and help Learn more
February Book of the Month

February Book of the Month

‘The Rosary Priest: A Biography of Patrick Peyton CSC’ by Fr. Tom Mulligan  is this month’s book of the month as chosen by the team at Knock Shrine Book Shop Father Peyton’s sense of his own mission led him to Learn more
Workshop For Choirs

Workshop For Choirs

Choir Workshop Thursday 28th February 2019 This workshop will be hosted by the Irish Church Music Association who celebrate 50 years this year. Music covered will be Sacred Music for general use in liturgy and for Church seasons throughout the Learn more
Quiet Days for Busy People

Quiet Days for Busy People

Day Retreats at The Prayer Centre Take time out  for yourself and join us for a day of quiet prayer and reflection to nourish your heart and soul in the light of the Good News. Come away feeling refreshed, having Learn more
Faith Renewal Spring/Summer Programme

Faith Renewal Spring/Summer Programme

 Spring is in the air! The 2019 Faith Renewal Programme at Knock Shrine  begins in February and offers a variety of events based on  music, family, parish enrichment and spiritual retreats. These events are aimed at adults and include a Learn more
VAKS 2019

VAKS 2019

Volunteer at Knock Shrine  (VAKS) Programme Summer 2019 The VAKS programme is for all young people over the age of 16 years. It is an opportunity  to come to Knock to volunteer for the weekend. This is a great way Learn more
The Story of the Gable Wall at Knock

The Story of the Gable Wall at Knock

A new plinth containing a piece of the original stone from the gable wall of Knock Parish Church, where the Apparition was witnessed in 1879, has been erected outside Knock Basilica.  For years, pilgrims have paused to pray at the Learn more
World Meeting of Families 2018

World Meeting of Families 2018

Dublin, Ireland, has been chosen by Pope Francis to host the next World Meeting of Families from 21-26 August 2018, guided by the theme “The Gospel of the Family: Joy for the World”. Held every three years, this major international Learn more
Events for Advent 2017

Events for Advent 2017

The season of Advent will begin on Sunday 3rd December and end on Sunday 24th December.   Meaning Advent comes from the Latin word meaning “coming.” Jesus is coming, and Advent is intended to be a season of preparation for Learn more
News: Handel’s ‘Messiah’ at Knock

News: Handel’s ‘Messiah’ at Knock

Over 3,000 attend Stunning Concert of Handel’s Messiah in the Basilica A sell-out audience of over 3,000 people from all over Ireland, the UK and further afield attended an epic performance of Handel’s Messiah on Saturday 18th November at Knock Learn more