Triduum to celebrate the year of St. Joseph

Pope Francis has declared 2021 ‘The Year of St. Joseph’ on the 150th anniversary of the proclamation of St. Joseph as the patron of the universal church.


A Triduum will be held at Knock Shrine to mark this special year.


This special Triduum will commence on Friday, March 19th, the Feast of St. Joseph.


Pope Francis will announce, through video message, the new status of Knock Shrine during the 7.30 p.m. Mass. 

This is a very special, unique and historic moment for Knock and you are invited to be part of the occasion by clicking on the link below.

Archbishop Neary will be the celebrant of the Mass in the Apparition Chapel and it may be viewed online via the link below.

Link to view celebration of Mass at Knock Shrine

Knock’s Triduum to Celebrate the Year of St. Joseph continues on Saturday (7.30 p.m.) and Sunday (12.00 noon)  Sunday 21 March 12.00 noon.

Prayer to St. Joseph

(From the Novena Prayer to Our Lady of Knock)

St. Joseph,

Chosen by God to be The Husband of Mary,

The Protector of the Holy Family,

The Guardian of the Church.,

Protect all families In their work and recreation

And Guard us on our journey through life.