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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
New Gazette Editor Appointed

New Gazette Editor Appointed

  New Editor of The Church of Ireland Gazette appointed The Church of Ireland Gazette is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Editor, the Reverend Earl Storey, who will be taking up the appointment on 1 June as successor to the Reverebd Canon Ian Ellis who is stepping down from his sixteen-year tenure with […]

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  May 10, 2017   No comments
Former Dean of Ferns David Earl has died

Former Dean of Ferns David Earl has died

The Very Reverend David Kaye Lee Earl, Dean of Ferns from 1979 to 1994, died peacefully at University Hospital Waterford on Friday, March 31st  last. Born in 1928 and educated at Trinity College, Dublin, he was ordained in 1956. He held incumbencies at Rathkeale and Killarney before being appointed Dean of Ferns in 1979. His […]

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  April 3, 2017   No comments
JOYFUL EVENT IN WATERFORD AND BEYOND

JOYFUL EVENT IN WATERFORD AND BEYOND

Christ Church Cathedral, Waterford was packed for the JOY BELLS peal launch by former President Mary McAleese. The Hungarian ambassador to Ireland H.E. Mr Istvan S Palffy was in attendance at the service. “This is a great initiative and a beautiful, solemn occasion and I was delighted to be here,” he said. “The words from […]

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  March 20, 2017   No comments
MORE BELLS TO BE RUNG WORLDWIDE

MORE BELLS TO BE RUNG WORLDWIDE

Statement of the Spring 2017 General Meeting of the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference In a statement from the conference held in Maynooth last week that included many serious issues, the JOY BELLS AGAINST RACISM initiative to begin in Waterford Cathedral next Sunday at 11 a.m. was included. “Joy of Bells” initiative, 19 March – expressing […]

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  March 14, 2017   No comments