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List of Christmas Season Church Services across this Diocese

  DIOCESE OF CASHEL CASHEL UNION OF PARISHES 14th December @ 7 p.m. Cashel Schools’ Community Carol Service in Cashel Cathedral 17th December @ 4 p.m. United Carol Service, Cashel Cathedral Christmas Eve, Sunday 24th – Church of the Holy Spirit Magorban 10.00 a.m. Parish Eucharist; Cashel Cathedral, 11.30am Parish Eucharist. Cashel Cathedral 5.00 p.m. […]

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  December 7, 2017   No comments
Bishop’s Monthly letter – December

Bishop’s Monthly letter – December

      This month Bishop Burrows concentrates chiefly on the topic of Ordained Local Ministry.   Dear Friends   I mentioned last month that in the December issue I would say a little more about the matter of Ordained Local Ministry. It has recently become clear to the House of Bishops, and to other […]

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  December 5, 2017   No comments
Diocesan Synod 2017

Diocesan Synod 2017

The 2017 Diocesan Synod took place in the Woodford Dolmen hotel last Wednesday, October 18th. Here are some images from the event   ENVIRONMENTAL AWARDS PRESENTED Carlow: Motivation of the Young The Judges were very impressed with the Involvement of children who led the congregation.  They put the National Pollinator Programme: and Junior Pollinator programmes […]

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  October 22, 2017   No comments
Census figures ‘legitimise’ faith-based school network, says cleric (via @IrishTimes)

Census figures ‘legitimise’ faith-based school network, says cleric (via @IrishTimes)

From the Irish Times  A senior Church of Ireland figure has defended State funded faith-based schools, saying the fact that over 91.2 per cent of the population proclaims to practise a religion legitimises the current system. The church’s Dean of Waterford Maria Jansson said the situation in Irelandwas “in stark contrast to the UK, and to much of Western Europe”. It was […]

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  September 18, 2017   No comments
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