has been welcoming pilgrims for over a thousand years. In the past 150 years, over 2 million people have spent time in prayer and contemplation on the Holy Island. Stories about Lough Derg and the legendary Three Day Pilgrimage have spanned the centuries and as far back as records go, have been associated with St Patrick.
The flame of faith, hope and love once lit in Ireland by St Patrick in the fifth century, continues to be rekindled year after year by generations of pilgrims families. September 2017 One Day Retreats take place on the following dates: 2nd , 3rd , 5th , 6th , 9th , 11th , 12th , 16th , 17th , 23rd , 24th . The retreat includes all refreshments, lunch, return boat service, ministry services, free car and coach parking. The cost is €40 and there are concessions available for groups. Booking is essential. For more information on booking one day or three day retreats phone 071 9861518 email: [email protected] or visit www.loughderg.org