Irish Oak Tree Planted On World Day For Grandparents & The Elderly

On Sunday, July 25th 2021, an Irish oak tree was planted in the gardens at Knock Shrine to mark the first World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly.


Pictured are Archbishop Michael Neary, Archbishop of Tuam, Patron of the Catholic Grandparents Association, Bishop Denis Nulty, Bishop of Kildare and Leighlin, Chair of the Council for Marriage and Family of the Irish Bishops Conference and Fr. Richard Gibbons, PP, Rector of Knock Shrine at the planting ceremony.