Don Bosco Relic Pilgrimage around Ireland

January 31st, 2013

A casket with the relic of Don Bosco has been on pilgrimage throughout the world since the 5th of April 2009 to prepare to celebrate the bi-centenary of Don Bosco’s birth (1815-2015).

The casket will arrive in Ireland on Saturday 23rd February 2013 and will travel throughout the island until the 7th of March 2013.  The relics will leave Ireland on 8th March, travelling on to Croatia.

The full itinerary can be seen under the World News Category of our parish website. TV Mass will be on RTE Sunday 3rd March at 11.00am and the casket containing the relic of Don Bosco will be in Belfast at St Peter’s Cathedral on Monday 4th and Tuesday 5th March.