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EMERALD FAITH - A Pilgrimage to Ireland Dates: Sep 5th (Tue) to Sep 16th (Sat) 2023 Registration for this tour is now closed. Details »




Emerald Faith!

with the Diocese of Marquette, MI

Come see for yourself why people fall in love with Ireland! Join us on this most memorable pilgrimage to the Emerald Isle. Learn about the heroic life of St. Patrick, and the firm love for God of the Irish Saints! Enjoy the unequaled natural beauty of one of the most beautiful countries in the planet, as you learn about the resiliency of its people in the midst of its troubled history.

"One of the most complete and faithful Irish Pilgrimages" 

Visit MonasterboyceDroghedaHill of Slane, Downpatrick, Belfast, Giant's Causeway, Armagh, Sligo - Mass RockMarian Shrine of KnockWestport, Croagh Patrick, Kylemore Abbey, Connemara National Park, Galway City, Cong (The Quiet Man), Lough Corrib Cruise*Cliffs of Moher, River Shannon Crossing, Tralee, Ring of Kerry, Rock of Cashel, Dublin and more!

As with all of Mater Dei's pilgrimages, a top-notch spiritual program complements the itinerary with daily Mass, rosary, chaplet of Divine Mercy, doctrinal talks and meditations.  

Our Irish Pilgrimages also come with lots of fun, with Irish story telling, singing, great camaraderie, fish and chips, a pint or two, Irish music and more! Come experience Ireland the Mater Dei way! Join us on this Mater Dei Catholic Pilgrimage to Ireland this September 5th!


Airport Departure: Chicago's O'Hare Airport: Non-stop via Aer Lingus. Other cities may be available for an add-on price.

CHAPLAIN: Fr. Corey Litzner (Pastor of the Baraga Catholic Community, Diocese of Marquette) 

SPECIAL ESCORTS: Deacon Steve & Jackie Gretzinger (Deacon of the Diocese of Marquette, MI)

TOUR DIRECTOR: Juan Landa (I.B.M. - Irish-by-Marriage) 


Pilgrimage registration is temporarily closed!

More space is being requested.

Send in your registration today to join the wait-list!



* Please pray for the spiritual success of this pilgrimage!!

Themes: Irish Pilgrimages, Footsteps of a Saint Location: Ireland
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