Annual Pilgrimage To Gougane Barra

Annual Pilgrimage to honour St. Finbarr

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The feast day of St. Finbarr, Patron Saint of the Diocese of Cork is celebrated on the 25th of September. Each year pilgrims gather on the Sunday after the 25th of September to honour St. Finbarr and ask for his blessing.
This year pilgims will gather on Sunday 27th of September in Gougane Barra to celebrate ‘Gougane Sunday’. Rosary will be recited in the Oratory at 2.00pm and Mass will be celebrated in the Oratory at 2.30pm. Mgr. Aidan O’Driscoll, Parish Priest of Clonakilty, will preach the homily.