A pilgrim walk will take place to honour the 350th Anniversary of the Appointment of St Oliver Plunkett to the See of Armagh in 1669. The walk is also in preparation for the unveiling of a new statue of St Oliver to be unveiled on July 9th in St Patrick’s Cathedral, Armagh. The Walk will begin at St Peter’s Church, Drogheda the home of St Oliver’s precious relic on Sunday 7th July at 11am and finish at St Patrick’s Cathedral on the evening of Tuesday July 9th. The schedule for the walk in our parish is:-
8th July 2019 – 4pm approx. Ballsmill Rd Jct. with Glassdrummond Rd. Pause for Prayer – Through Silverbridge – Via Drumalt Road (NE & parallel to A29) 6.30pm Blykes Inn on Bonds Road -Turn onto the 2nd Bonds Rd. Junction off Drumalt Rd on short cul-de-sac on Bonds Rd – PRAYER SERVICE, 8pm Church of St. Oliver Plunkett, Dorsey – EVENING MASS.
Tuesday 9th July 11.30am Blykes Inn – On short cul-de-sac on Bonds Rd. – Pause for Prayer- Lough Road, Coach Road 1.30pm St. Michael’s Church, Newtownhamilton – Pause for Prayer – (Change over to the next parish)
The pilgrim walk will start in our parish on Monday 8th July at 4pm. For your safety please assemble on the Legmoylin Road – near to the New Road.