The Pilgrimage was held over the weekend of 15th – 17th March 2019 with 150 children accompanied by 50 adults and lead by Fr Andreas Wenzel, Shrine Priest and Mrs Caroline Ward, the Schools & Young Persons Officer. The theme for the pilgrimage was ‘Listen to Him’ based on Mary’s words at the Wedding in Cana.
The First Visit and Sprinkling, on Friday evening, were followed by Hot Chocolate & Biscuits in the Refectory.
Saturday began with the Holy Mile Walk with Eucharist in the Shrine Church. After lunch there were activity zones in the Pilgrim Hall, Orangery and Refectory and the day concluded with a Disco in the Refectory.
The Mass on Sunday morning was based on The Transfiguration and, after lunch, the Pilgrimage concluded with Benediction and the ‘Last Visit’.