Events


National Celebration in Honour of St. Oliver


Drogheda - Sunday 1st July 2018

The annual celebration will commence at 3pm with the procession of a first class Relic of St. Oliver from Holy Family Church, Drogheda, south of the River Boyne and proceed 3km to the National Shrine of St. Oliver in St. Peter’s Church, West Street. Holy Mass will commence at 4pm and the homily will be delivered by the Papal Nuncio, His Excellency Archbishop Jude Thaddeus Okola. The National Celebrations in Drogheda are organised by the Knights of St. Columbanus and it is expected that large numbers of their members from across the country will take part this year.

Other Events


St. Oliver's Pilgrim Walk, visiting the churches in central Drogheda, 29th and 30th June 2018. See website www.stoliverswalk.com for further information.

Loughcrew - The annual Mass and ceremony in honour of St. Oliver will be held on Sunday 1st July 2018 at 3pm.

Holy Redeemer Parish. Ballybarrack - Sunday 8th July.

Ardpatrick - Celebration in July each year.

Downside - The annual Mass and ceremony in honour of St. Oliver is held on the Feast of St. Oliver, 1st July each year.

Lamspringe Germany - The annual Mass and ceremony in honour of St. Oliver will be held on Saturday 25th August 2018 at 5pm.

Tyburn - The annual Tyburn Walk with Benediction Service takes place in July each year.




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