Pope John Paul II Award Students make Pilgrimage to Knock

On Wednesday, 5th April, Year 13 pupils currently enrolled on the Pope John Paul II Award, accompanied by Mr McGarry (Award Leader), Mr McConnellogue and Mr McIlveen, made a 1 day pilgrimage to the Marian shrine at Knock.

More than 600 pupils from all over Ireland where also there to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the award launch. Organised by the Derry Catechetical Centre, the celebrations included music, inspirational guest speakers, a procession and a concluding mass.

Mr P McGarry (Award Leader)