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9-week Novena in honor of St. Patrick

A 9-week novena in honor of St. Patrick will take place on Wednesday evenings in the coming weeks to pray for the renewal of faith throughout the world, beginning in Ireland. The novena begins on 19 January at 7:00pm in St Patrick's Cathedral, Armagh, with Adoration, Rosary, Novena prayer to St. Patrick and Holy Mass celebrated by Archbishop Eamon Martin.

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Following Armagh, the novena will take place on the following Wednesdays in different churches across Ireland following in the footsteps of St. Patrick. Shalom World Prayer will broadcast the novena each Wednesday evening at 7:00 pm until 16th March on

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To request a poster for your church or a smaller poster for social media, email

Please also make a Holy Hour in the church each week in reparation for the sins of Ireland and the whole world as well as for a renewal of the faith in our beloved country. Most Holy Trinity, I adore God, truly present in the Most Blessed Sacrament, I love you! St. Patrick, pray for us.

Please share this text and the poster of week 1 of the novena given below with your parish, local schools, prayer groups, and family and friends.

St. Patrick, pray for us, pray for Ireland

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