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Job Opportunity – Head of Girls Boarding (Residential)

Job Opportunity – Head of Girls Boarding (Residential)

KILKENNY COLLEGE Castlecomer Road, Kilkenny www.kilkennycollege.ie The Board of Directors of Kilkenny College, a Co-Educational Boarding and Day School with a Church of Ireland Ethos seek applications from suitably qualified candidates for the following positions: Head of Girls Boarding (Residential) This is a Senior Position with overall leadership responsibility for 220 Boarder Girls, Leadership of […]

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  June 11, 2017   No comments
HOPPING PROCESSION IN ECHTERNACH

HOPPING PROCESSION IN ECHTERNACH

The Annual St Willibrord Hopping Procession attracts visitors from far and wide, not unlike the festive atmosphere of St Patrick’s Day in Ireland. Pilgrims from this Diocese gathered on Tuesday last with about 12,000 other Christians from Roman Catholic, Anglican, Old Catholic and Orthodox traditions to remember the life of St Willibrord and celebrate the […]

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  June 8, 2017   No comments
St Willibrord Ecumenical Pilgrimage taking place now

St Willibrord Ecumenical Pilgrimage taking place now

The Saint Willibrord Ecumenical Pilgrimage is currently underway in Echternach, Luxembourg, led by Bishops Denis Nulty and Michael Burrows. St Willibrord was educated in County Carlow. The Leiglin pilgrimage group flew out on Sunday, 4 June from Dublin Airport. The group worshipped in Trier Cathedral yesterday.  This cathedral, in the Moselle wine region of Germany, […]

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  June 5, 2017   No comments
The Diocesan Eco-Awards

The Diocesan Eco-Awards

DIOCESAN ECO- AWARDS - Why not get your parish to enter?   Dear Friends, The Diocesan Eco- awards fall into these Categories: Capital Project – Description: Attentiveness to the environment during capital improvement.Eligibility: Where a parish has invested in capital improvement, e.g. insulation of glebes, major replacement or purchases of electrical equipment, church renovation.   [...]   Continue Reading
  June 1, 2017   No comments
Echternach Ecumenical Pilgrimage features in Luxembourg online news service

Echternach Ecumenical Pilgrimage features in Luxembourg online news service

This article was published in Chronicle.lu – the independent online news service in English for the international community in Luxembourg. Ecumenical Pilgrimage from S-E Ireland to Visit Echternach over Pentecost    Members of the Church of Ireland (Anglican) and Roman Catholic Churches from the south-east of Ireland will take part in an ecumenical pilgrimage to Echternach […]

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  May 31, 2017   No comments
Extension to Christ Church NS Waterford opens

Extension to Christ Church NS Waterford opens

  Rebuilt school draws inspiration for the future from its proud past The inclement weather conditions on Monday morning March 3rd didn’t stop the pupils, staff, parents and the community at large from coming out in force to celebrate the official opening of the extension at Christ Church National School, which included the refurbishment of the existing […]

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  May 24, 2017   No comments
Visit the Prayer Garden in Clonmore, County Carlow

Visit the Prayer Garden in Clonmore, County Carlow

The new prayer garden for all faiths and none is now open in Clonmore village, County Carlow beside St John’s Church, Clonmore. It was officially opened on May 13th last at 3 p.m. This community endeavour was funded by Carlow County Council, the Clonmore Development Association and the Church of Ireland Priorities Fund. It was officially […]

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  May 22, 2017   No comments
Important Conference on Reformation this weekend

Important Conference on Reformation this weekend

PUBLIC CONFERENCE Religion, Reform, Identity:Ireland and the Age of Reformations A day of lectures marking the 500th anniversary of the beginning of the Protestant Reformation One of the most important conferences being held in the country on the subject of the Reformation in Ireland this year   Following on the highly successful conference on 1916 […]

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  May 16, 2017   No comments