The National Pilgrimage
- Monday 27th May
- Abbey Grounds
Sunday 26th May – 9.00 pm Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament & Vigil of Prayer through the night, concluding with Benediction at 9.45 am.
Monday 27th May – 12 noon Concelebrated Mass: Principal Celebrant the Rt Revd Phillip North, Bishop of Burnley, Master of the Guardians. (Abbey Grounds); 2.30 pm Sermon (Preacher – The Most Hon & Rt Revd Justin Welby, Archbishop of Canterbury), Procession & Benediction (Abbey Grounds); 6.00 pm Solemn Vespers (Shrine Church)
A children’s activity tent will operate free of charge.
The West Yorkshire Police Band will perform during the lunch interval in the Abbey grounds and in the Common Place after Benediction.
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