Celebrations to commemorate the 90th. Anniversary of the Beatification of St. Oliver Plunkett


In order to encourage more young people to this event, special emphasis has been placed on involvement of the young people of the diocese in this year’s activities. There will be a Creative Arts Competition encompassing music of all types, drama, creative writing and dance. The theme of the competition for this year will be “Martyred”. All young people, as individuals, schools or parish groups from throughout the diocese are welcome to participate. Aspecial “Walk of Hope” from the site where Pope John Paul 11 said Mass in 1979 to the shrine of St. Oliver will also take place on the day. Transport available on demand. For further details or to register your interest please go to the Armagh Diocesan Youth Commission website www.adyc.ie.

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