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#Knock Shrine

# knock-shrine - Friday 17 May, 2019

Match-making service 'Knock Marriage Bureau' to close after more than 50 years
# Holy Matrimony
# Holy Matrimony

Match-making service 'Knock Marriage Bureau' to close after more than 50 years

May 17th 2019, 1:36 PM 20,757 Views 25 Comments

The agency, later known as the Knock Marriage Introductions, said it was responsible for 960 marriages.

# knock-shrine - Wednesday 22 August, 2018

Round-the-clock news, live Mass, and a Joe Duffy special: RTÉ reveal schedule for papal visit
# Pope Visit
# Pope Visit

Round-the-clock news, live Mass, and a Joe Duffy special: RTÉ reveal schedule for papal visit

Aug 22nd 2018, 6:32 PM 20,510 Views 60 Comments

The national broadcaster will show over 20 hours of Pope-related coverage across its two channels this weekend.

# knock-shrine - Tuesday 21 August, 2018

'Young people are the future': Pope issues message to Irish people ahead of visit
# Pope Visit
# Pope Visit

'Young people are the future': Pope issues message to Irish people ahead of visit

Aug 21st 2018, 8:28 PM 16,253 Views 133 Comments

He also said he was “excited to return” to Ireland, having lived in Dublin previously.

# knock-shrine - Monday 25 June, 2018

Tickets for the Pope's visit to Knock booked out in just four hours
# Papal Attraction
# Papal Attraction

Tickets for the Pope's visit to Knock booked out in just four hours

Jun 25th 2018, 5:47 PM 42,901 Views 245 Comments

Francis will visit Ireland for two days in August.

# knock-shrine - Friday 16 March, 2018

Gardaí investigate daylight sexual assault on grounds of Knock shrine
# Mayo
# Mayo

Gardaí investigate daylight sexual assault on grounds of Knock shrine

Mar 16th 2018, 12:05 AM 37,626 Views 46 Comments

The incident happened on 9 February and gardaí are working to identify a suspect.

# knock-shrine - Sunday 3 September, 2017

Paddy Power at Knock: A bit of fun or offensive and hurtful to the devout?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Paddy Power at Knock: A bit of fun or offensive and hurtful to the devout?

Sep 3rd 2017, 8:30 AM 26,945 Views 156 Comments

It will remain to be seen if any citizen offended will make a formal complaint either to An Garda Síochána or to the ASAI, writes Jason O’Sullivan.

# knock-shrine - Wednesday 16 August, 2017

'I'm no Holy Joe, I'm no Holy Marty': Marty Morrissey gives a lively speech at Knock Mass
# Novena
# Novena

'I'm no Holy Joe, I'm no Holy Marty': Marty Morrissey gives a lively speech at Knock Mass

Aug 16th 2017, 4:25 PM 32,984 Views 44 Comments

The sports commentator encouraged parishioners gathered at Knock to “live life to the full”.

# knock-shrine - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Here's what appeared to witnesses in Knock, 135 years ago today
# In Their Own Words
# In Their Own Words

Here's what appeared to witnesses in Knock, 135 years ago today

Aug 21st 2014, 7:30 AM 81,784 Views 201 Comments

“I threw myself to my knees…a hundred thousands thanks to God”

# knock-shrine - Monday 29 August, 2011

Shatter insists mandatory reporting will apply to priests despite Cardinal's comments
# Confession
# Confession

Shatter insists mandatory reporting will apply to priests despite Cardinal's comments

Aug 29th 2011, 11:06 AM 1,966 Views 16 Comments

Cardinal Seán Brady has said that the seal of the confession is inviolable and that any attempt to undermine it is a challenge to the right of Catholics to freedom of religion.