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Wishing you a blessed and peaceful Christmas   A Christmas Message from Fr Richard Gibbons, PP and Rector, Knock Shrine

Happy Christmas from Fr Richard Gibbons

Posted on: 22 December 2021

  "As we approach Christmas, I would like to reflect on the hope that Mary offers us on our journey through Advent.   We've always loved Mary as ...

A message from Fr Richard Gibbons during Advent..

Posted on: 14 December 2021

The Word was made flesh, he lived among us, and we saw his glory, the glory that is his as the only Son of the ...

Christmas Opening Hours 2021

Posted on: 14 December 2021

When the angels had left them and gone into heaven, the shepherds said to one another, “Let us go to Bethlehem and see this thing ...

Christmas Mass Times 2021

Posted on: 07 December 2021

Sunday 19th December, 8pm Knock Basilica   The carol service will be streamed live to the world on the 'Watch' page of our website, available here. We are delighted ...

Carols By Candlelight at Knock Basilica

Posted on: 30 November 2021

Join us as we continue our journey through Advent on Thursday 16th December at 8.15pm.   As the initial phase of the Synodal Pathway for the Catholic ...

Advent Talks – Continuing Thursday 16th December

Posted on: 30 November 2021

Blessing of Cribs Sunday 12th December, 12 noon Bambinelli Sunday – which means the Blessing of the Baby Jesus figure for the crib – will take ...

Blessing of Cribs – Gaudete Sunday

Posted on: 09 December 2021

Saturday 11th December, 11am Knock Basilica Advent is always a special time for those who, like Mary, are awaiting the arrival of a new baby. And this Advent, ...

Blessing of Expectant Mothers

Posted on: 08 December 2021

**Important Notice from Knock Shrine**   All-Night Vigil - Cancelled Due to Storm Barra on Tuesday 7th December 2021, the All-Night Vigil at Knock Shrine has been cancelled. The ...

All-Night Vigil – Cancelled

Posted on: 06 December 2021

On Sunday 5th December at 12 noon in the Basilica we will have a special Mass acknowledging the retirement of Most Rev. Michael Neary, Archbishop ...

Mass of Acknowledgment for Archbishop Neary

Posted on: 02 December 2021

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