This Sunday 15 August, the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary into Heaven, Father Richard Gibbons PP will celebrate Mass from Our Lady’s Basilica in Knock, Co Mayo, Archdiocese of Tuam. This Mass will be broadcast via the Eurovision Global Network.
Attendance at the Mass will be restricted to 200 people on a first-come, first-served basis with strict queuing systems in place. The liturgy will feature music by the Schola Cantorum Basilicae under the direction of Úna Nolan with Organist Charles O’Connor. The Mass will also be live-streamed on the Knock Shrine website www.knockshrine.ie/watch
At 11.00am on the feast day, outside broadcast coverage of this Mass, which will be produced by Kairos Communications, will be televised on RTÉ One, on RTÉ Radio 1 Extra / LW252 and also via the Eurovision Global Network, making it available to watch in France (F2), Belgium (RTBF, VRT), the Netherlands (KRO) and Switzerland (RTS, RSI). The broadcast will also be accessible on the RTÉ Player and RTÉ Radio Player.