Visit of Holy Family Icon to Diocese of Ossory


The WMOF (Holy Family) Icon will be present in the Diocese of Ossory from June 11th to 16th in preparation for the World Meeting of Families which takes place in Dublin from August 21st to 26th

Monday June 11th

4.00pm Arrival of Icon in St Mary’s Cathedral with short prayer on arrival.

6.00pm-9.00pm Eucharistic Adoration in the Cathedral with St Joseph’s Young Priest’s Society for vocations in the Diocese.

Tuesday June 12th

During the day Icon present in St Mary’s Cathedral during the day for those who want to come and pray.

7.00pm St Mary’s Cathedral Prayer Service with Icon for Middle Deanery parishes.

Wednesday June 13th

11.00am Icon departs Cathedral.

12.00 noon Arrives at Ferrybank Church.

7.30pm Sacred Heart Church, Ferrybank Prayer Service with Icon for Southern Deanery parishes.

Thursday June 14th

11.00am Icon departs Ferrybank.

12.30pm Arrives Ballyragget Church.

7.30 pm St Patrick’s Church, Ballyragget Prayer Service with Icon for Northern Deanery parishes.

Friday June 15th

11.00am Departs Ballyragget.

12.00 noon Arrives St Fiacres’ Loughboy

3.00pm Divine Mercy Prayer in St Fiacre’s Loughboy.

7.30pm Prayer Service for young people in St Fiacre’s Church, Loughboy

Saturday June 16th

12.00 noon Icon departs the Diocese from St Fiacre’s Church, Loughboy, with a short prayer of departure.


Ossory Diocesan Office James’s Street, Kilkenny Tel: 056-7762448 Fax: 056-7763753 E-mail: