(United Dioceses of Cashel, Ferns, Leighlin, Lismore, Ossory & Waterford)

Archive for January, 2019

Standing Committee News and Update

Standing Committee News and Update

The Standing Committee of the General Synod met on Tuesday, 22nd January 2019, in Church of Ireland House, Dublin. Mr Ken Gibson opened the meeting in a prayer reflecting on 2 Corinthians 4.6 and God’s calling for light to shine out of darkness, and interceding for wisdom, patience and a spirit of reconciliation for the […]

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  January 28, 2019   No comments

Social Media – Guidelines for using

Guidelines for using social media A range of social media channels are widely used by parishes to share their stories and keep in touch with their online followers. The Church’s social media and digital communications guidelines can help parishes to use social media well and manage risks that can arise. Posts can travel globally in […]

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  January 17, 2019   No comments
New Rector in Kilcooley

New Rector in Kilcooley

A new rector –  the Reverend Graham Sawyer – was instituted as incumbent of the Church of Ireland parish of Kilcooley Union with Fertagh last Friday night, January 11th.  The event took place in Kilcooley Church where parishioners, clergy and friends gathered for this special occasion.   The preacher was a former diocesan colleague from […]

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  January 14, 2019   No comments
Bishop’s January Letter

Bishop’s January Letter

In this month’s letter our Bishop announces two institutions in the Diocese in the next few weeks, gives details of a presentation entitled ‘The Church of Ireland perspective on Brexit’ that he was asked to make at a recent church conference in England, and also remembers Mildred Weekes who died recently in this Diocese.   […]

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  January 1, 2019   No comments