Oblates Pilgrimage: Saturday, July 8th 2023

Oblates Pilgrimage

Saturday, July 8th 2023




This Saturday, July 8th, we welcome the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate for  their annual pilgrimage to Knock Shrine. St. Eugene de Mazenod founded the Oblates in France on January 25th in 1816.The Oblates came to Britain in 1841 and to Ireland in 1856. Almost 5,000 Oblates work in more than 60 countries. The Oblates focus on befriending the poor, abandoned and marginalised.


Pilgrimage Schedule


2pm: Rosary

2.30pm : Anointing of the Sick at Knock Basilica

3pm: Concelebrated Mass at Knock Basilica followed by Benediction & Rosary Procession

Chief Celebrant: Fr. Paul Horracks OMI

Homilist: Fr. Liam Griffin OMI




The pilgrimage organisers have arranged bus transfer from Dublin to Knock Shrine for the pilgrimage. Find more details on the www.oblates.ie.