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Dear Lord… Mothers’ Union new book of prayers

Dear Lord… Mothers’ Union new book of prayers

Introducing a brand new Mothers’ Union prayer book. A collection of 100+ prayers and reflections contributed by members across the world. £3.00 Available through Mothers’ Union branches and website     Moira Thom, editor says: “It has been a great success with the first print run of 5000 sold in a few weeks. Second print […]

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  April 16, 2018   No comments
Climate Change Seminar in Dublin

Climate Change Seminar in Dublin

Come along to an important Climate Change Awareness Seminar in Dublin on 26th April NOW BOOKED OUT BUT THERE IS A WAITING LIST! The Church and Society Commission (CASC) of the Church of Ireland is issuing an invitation to church leaders and their congregations from all denominations to attend an information morning addressing issues surrounding […]

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  April 9, 2018   No comments
The Sheaf – Carlow Union newsletter

The Sheaf – Carlow Union newsletter

Carlow Union now has a monthly newsletter that they share Carlow Methodist Church. For some time now the Revd Paul Maxwell and the Rector, David White, have been talking about how to express the Covenant between the Church of Ireland and the Methodist Church in Ireland in tangible ways so in the new monthly magazine […]

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  March 30, 2018   No comments
Supporting Asylum Seekers and Refugees – resource now available

Supporting Asylum Seekers and Refugees – resource now available

Supporting asylum seekers and refugees   The Church of Ireland Refugee Working Groups have updated their resource on supporting asylum seekers and refugees, which highlights opportunities to become more involved in this area of ministry and service.  This is now available at http://bit.ly/2GGEy0u The resource covers the Church’s current and past responses to the refugee crisis; […]

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  March 29, 2018   No comments
PRINT MEDIA ENTRIES WANTED FOR CHURCH OF IRELAND 2018 COMMUNICATIONS COMPETITION

PRINT MEDIA ENTRIES WANTED FOR CHURCH OF IRELAND 2018 COMMUNICATIONS COMPETITION

    CHURCH OF IRELAND 2018 COMMUNICATIONS COMPETITION NOW OPEN: CALL FOR ENTRIES   The Central Communications Board’s annual Communications Competition is now open and invites entries for PRINT MEDIA from Church of Ireland parishes, dioceses and affiliated organisations, in the following categories:   Diocesan Magazine Parish Magazine/Newsletter Church of Ireland affiliated organisation Magazine/Newsletter   Quality of […]

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  March 29, 2018   No comments
Some Easter Church Services in our Diocese

Some Easter Church Services in our Diocese

SOME OF THE EASTER CHURCH SERVICE TIMES IN OUR DIOCESE Compiled from April’s Diocesan magazine notes and clergy emails Information will be added as available.   Note: Dawn Eucharists are being held at lake, rectory, church and strand locations in this Diocese on Easter Day.  Venues include Stradbally, Courtown Harbour, Tinahely, Tramore, Fiddown, Clonbeg and Rosslare, […]

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  March 27, 2018   No comments
Bishop of Sodor and Man visits our Diocese

Bishop of Sodor and Man visits our Diocese

VISIT BY BISHOP OF SODOR AND MAN   The Bishop of Sodor and Man, the Right Reverend Peter Eagles and his wife, Gail, are currently spending some time in our Diocese. They arrived yesterday and were treated to a short tour of the Dail with the Reverend Trevor Sargent to experience our national parliament. This […]

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  March 23, 2018   No comments
Kilkenny Union of Parishes now has a Facebook page

Kilkenny Union of Parishes now has a Facebook page

GOOD NEWS! Kilkenny Union of Parishes now has its own Facebook page where you can keep up with all the news and events in that area of our Diocese. Please click on the link below to check it out: https://www.facebook.com/KilkennyParishUnion/ The post with the recent video of the snow at St. Canice’s Cathedral Close may […]

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  March 13, 2018   No comments
Bishop’s Letter – March 2018

Bishop’s Letter – March 2018

  Dear Friends   It is a truism to say that we live amid the challenges, opportunities and sometimes confusions of a rapidly changing Ireland. While I can get my mind round some of the more obvious and dramatic changes, it is the little things that occasionally pull one up. I have to confess I […]

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  March 5, 2018   No comments
Snow Sunday

Snow Sunday

It’s snow joke what’s been happening! Storm Emma certainly hit in earnest and here in south County Wexford – home of the Diocesan Communications Officer and many more parishioners – the drifts were reminiscent of the Big Snow in 1947, those who were around at the time tell us. I’m sure it’s a scene that has […]

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  March 4, 2018   No comments