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

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RCB Job Vacancy

The Representative Church Body (RCB) has a vacancy for a trainee accountant within its Finance team. This is a diverse role with particular emphasis on investment/fund accounting. To see more details, click link below.       Trainee accountant vacancy ad for COI web -FKJ(1)

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  August 8, 2016   No comments

Senior Bishop’s Medal Competition 2016

    Please see the information below about the Senior Bishop’s Medal Competition 2016. Senior Medal form copy Senior Bishop’s Medal Students in Secondary Education 5th & 6th Year Students Competition Requirements: The competition is open to anyone attending a secondary school within the United Diocese. Competitors are not required to be members of the […]

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  February 18, 2016   No comments

Death of Mrs. Georgina Rothwell

It is with great sadness that we mark the death of Mrs. Georgina Rothwell of Killurin Co. Wexford. She served her parish and our diocese in many ways, particularly her long service as Ferns district secretary. She undertook all her roles with energy, dedication and kindness, and her knowledge of diocesan matters was unsurpassed. ”It […]

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  January 24, 2016   No comments

Institution of Rev. Nicola Halford

On Friday 22nd January, Rev. Nicola Halford was instituted as Rector of Enniscorthy and Monart Union. Nicola was previously curate of Wexford and Kilscoran Union, and a large number of her former parishioners made the short journey north to wish her well. Also there were Nicola’s family, including her husband Ronan, her parents, sisters and […]

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  January 24, 2016   No comments

Death of Mr. Herbie Sharman

It is with sadness that we share the news of the death on Monday 11th January of  Mr Herbie Sharman. He had been a teacher in Kilkenny College, where he was involved in hockey coaching, and was a former President of the Irish Hockey Union. In the Diocese he was Diocesan Communications Officer, Editor of […]

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  January 23, 2016   No comments

WEXFORD 4 DAY FAST

Pictured are Canon Arthur Minion, Wexford and Kilscoran Union and the Very Reverand Aodhán Marken ADM, Wexford Parish as they commence day 2 of their 4 day fast in aid of local charities. The annual Four Day Christmas Fast is an important fixture in the Wexford calendar and this year, it began on Sunday (December […]

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  December 26, 2015   No comments

Awards at Synod

CFO Website Winners 2015 L-R: The Revd Nicola Halford (Wexford & Kilscoran Union), the Very Revd Katharine Poulton (Dean of Ossory), the Bishop and the Very Revd Maria Jansson (Dean of Waterford). The annual ecological awards Tipperary was the winner in the Environmental motivation category. L-R:  The Dean of Cashel the Very Revd Gerald Field, […]

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  December 26, 2015   No comments

Diocesan Synod 2015

Diocesan Synod, Kildalton, 21 october 2015- an overview ‘…and what I say to you, I say to all – keep awake!’ – A sense of Urgency. Eucharist and Bishop’s address The lesson was read by the Revd Alessandra di Chiara and the Gospel by the Very Revd Paul Draper and the music was led on […]

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  December 25, 2015   No comments