Jubilee Centenary of Our Lady of Fatima on the Feast of the Assumption
August 15, 2017 @ 9:30 am
The Church of the Immaculate Conception & St Joseph
Jubilee Centenary of Our Lady of Fatima on the Feast of the Assumption:
2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the apparition of the Blessed Virgin Mary to the 3 shepherd children in Fatima, Portugal. Declared a Jubilee Centenary of Our Lady of Fatima by Pope Francis and as part of celebrations throughout Ireland, we are blessed to receive the pilgrim Statue of Our Lady of Fatima in The Church of the Immaculate Conception and St Joseph, Crossgar on the Feast Day of the Assumption (15th August).
The celebration will commence with morning Mass at 9.30am followed by Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. The Rosary as requested by Our Blessed Lady when she appeared to the children, will be recited every hour throughout the day concluding with Benediction @ 7.20pm and Mass celebrated by our visiting priest Fr Ailbe O’Reilly (order of the Holy Cross).