The diocese of Ferns Pilgrimage to Lourdes takes place annually from 17-22 MayPilgrimage Director:
Rev Matthew Boggan, CC
The diocese of Ferns Pilgrimage to Fatima takes place annually in October.Pilgrimage Director:
Fr Thomas Doyle, PP
Our Lady’s Island
Fr Brendan Nolan, PP
Phone: 053-9131167 Fax 053-9131699
V Rev Oliver Sweeney, PP
Irish Pilgrimage Trust
The Irish Pilgrimage Trust is a registered charity in Ireland. Each year, at Easter, it travels on pilgrimage to Lourdes with young people with special needs. Every two years a group of cyclists travel through France to Lourdes – a different kind of pilgrimage to the Grotto.
Rev Brian Whelan, CC
Prayer Groups /Retreat Houses
Retreat/Holiday Centre, Ballyvaloo
The centre caters for both residential and non-residential groups.
Contact the secretary between 10 am and 1 pm (Monday/Friday).
Family of Adoration, Ferns
Pre-booking is essential.
Centering Prayer is a method designed to facilitate the development of contemplative prayer by preparing our faculties to cooperate with this gift.
Legion of Mary
President: Con Foley
Knockananny,Tinahely, Co Wicklow
Spiritual Director: Canon Séamas de Vál
South Ferns Curia
President: Molly Darmody
Bayview Drive, Wexford, 053-9144359
Spiritual Director: Fr. Brendan Nolan, PP