The Irish Society for Christian Civilization estimates that nearly one million rosaries were recited on May 14.
Catholics of Ireland are rallying around the Holy Rosary. On May 14 thousands of Irish Catholics attended “Rosary Rallies” held across the Emerald Isle. The Irish Society for Christian Civilization (ISCC), which organized the event, estimated that 515 separate groups gathered to recite the Holy Rosary as one.
One million rosaries
The ISCC called the Rosary rally the “biggest widespread public manifestation of the Faith in Ireland in recent years.” The society estimates that nearly one million rosaries were prayed in public around the country. They wrote: