Leading 179 pilgrims to Knock Shrine , Archbishop of Boston Cardinal Sean O’Malley pictured on his arrival at Ireland West Airport Knock with Archbishop of Tuam Dr Michael Neary, Knock Shrine Parish Priest Fr. Richard Gibbons, Aer Lingus Head of Group Travel and Charter Flight Sales John Keogh, cabin crew Hilary Horkan and Aine O’Reilly (sister of Fr Gibbons), and Joe Gilmore Manager Ireland West Airport Knock.
Picture Henry Wills.
On Friday 15th July at 8.45am, Cardinal Seán O’Malley accompanied the Boston Archdiocese arrived into Ireland West Airport Knock.
This flight was the first organised pilgrimage to Knock from Boston, following from the visit of Cardinal Dolan and the Archdicese of New York in 2015.
Watch their historic arrival here: