The Knock Shrine Annual 2011 is a record of all the major events of the most recent Pilgrimage Season at Our Lady's Shrine in Knock and it focuses the reader's attention on the upcoming events of 2011 including the National Eucharistic Congress at Knock and the Centenary of the birth of Rt. Rev. Msgr. James Horan who oversaw the building of Knock Basilica, the Shrine's development and the construction of Ireland West Airport Knock. He also spearheaded the visit of Pope John Paul II to the Shrine in 1979. The Annual also contains a wide selection of informative texts by well known figures such as His Eminence Cardinal Sean Brady, Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland, the Archbishop of Dublin, Most Rev. Diarmuid Martin, Rev. Fr. Michael Paul Gallagher, S.J., Rector, Bellarmino College, Rome and also female contributors. As well as presenting prayers and verse, it gives the list of pilgrimages booked for 2011, useful Contact information and also the Programme of Ceremonies and Services.