Prayer marathon launched ahead of Papal visit to Slovakia

With just forty days to go until the Apostolic Visit of Pope Francis in Slovakia, the Pontifical Missionary Works of Slovakia has launched an initiative to prepare for his arrival on the 12 September. A prayer “marathon” will take place from 7 August to 15 September and will require the faithful to recite the Rosary […]

Jesuit Week begins at Knock Shrine

Jesuit Week has begun at Knock Shrine.  This week of prayer, meditation and scripture is being led by Bishop Alan McGuckian, Pauline McKeown and Patricia McCarthy from Sunday 25 July to Sunday 1 August. There are three 20-minute sessions each day, which include key features of Ignition spirituality, available at the following times: 10.30am: Retreat led by […]