Passion Play at Ballintubber Abbey:
Ballintubber Abbey celebrates the 26th Anniversary of the Passion Play.
For the past Twenty Five years those who have witnessed this moving drama have been stirred by the story as it is portrayed by the [...]
Congratulations to Fr Frank Fahey who celebrates his Ruby Jubilee this year.
Fr Frank spent 10 years in Knock from 1976-1986 and while there established the parish folk group.
He returned for an evening of celebration recently with them and was joined by former priests at Knock, Fr Paddy Mooney, Fr James Ronayne and Fr Stephen Farragher, [...]
On Saturday March 9th a great group of happy and hardy young students braved the cold conditions of the March winds to do the second leg of the Tóchar Phádraic. Fr. Pat Farragher celebrated Mass for the group in the traditional Mass Rock location at Bohea en-route to the base of the Reek from Aughagower. [...]
Congrats to over 100 people who braved the elements of a cold and wet January day on Saturday the 26th to walk the first half of the Tóchar from Ballintubber to Aughagower. Well done to Trish O’Brien, Diocesan Youth Officer for organising and co-ordination the event. The second let will be held in early Spring. [...]
Tochar Phádraig Pilgrim Walk
A unique Pilgrim Journey with a difference.
To walk in the footsteps of St Patrick along the once royal Chariot Road
To be challenged by the 22 miles that was the Pilgrim Path down through the ages.
To absorb the rich heritage that is embodied at every turn along the way.
To have the spirits raised [...]
A Moving Experience Enter into the drama of Holy Week by experiencing the Passion Play in Ballintubber Abbey Grounds on Mon 2nd , Tues 3rd & Weds 4th April 2012 at 9.00pm. The drama lasts for one hour. It is a worthwhile way to commence Holy Week.