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Book now for pilgrimage trip to Luxembourg

Book now for pilgrimage trip to Luxembourg

Interested in being part of a significant event in the Diocese?   ECUMENICAL PILGRIMAGE TO LUXEMBOURG 4-7 JUNE 2017 This pilgrimage will be led by Bishop Michael Burrows, Bishop of Cashel, Ferns & Ossory.and Bishop Denis Nulty, Roman Catholic Bishop of Kildare & Leighlin. The pilgrimage was launched on St Willibrord’s Day in Saint Laserian’s Cathedral […]

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  February 8, 2017   No comments
JOY BELLS TO RING IN WATERFORD CATHEDRAL ON MARCH 19TH

JOY BELLS TO RING IN WATERFORD CATHEDRAL ON MARCH 19TH

On March 19th Dr. Mary McAleese will preach in Christ Church Cathedral Waterford at 10am and launch the ‘Joy Bells’ of Waterford following the service at 11am A couple of years ago a well organised fascist demonstration was set up in the area surrounding Vasteras cathedral in Sweden. As the rally began, with swastikas and hate filled […]

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  February 2, 2017   No comments
Plough Sunday was great success

Plough Sunday was great success

Plough Sunday was a great success Plough Sunday is a traditional liturgy to ask God’s blessing at the beginning of the growing season. The event in Carlow on January 28th 2017 was an ecumenical initiative between Carlow Union of Parishes and St. Joseph’s Church, Tinryand, Co. Carlow. It was held in Staplestown Church. During the […]

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  January 30, 2017   No comments
Parish Development Conference on 25 March 2017 in Dublin

Parish Development Conference on 25 March 2017 in Dublin

A Parish Development Conference is being held in the Emmaus Retreat Centre, Swords, Dublin on Saturday 25th March 2017 The speaker and facilitator will be Rev Ian Coffey, Director of Leadership Training at Moorlands College. It is being organised by the Parish Development Working Group – a sub-committee of the Standing Committee of the General […]

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  January 18, 2017   No comments
School Admissions Proposals – Statement by the Church of Ireland Board of Education (RI)

School Admissions Proposals – Statement by the Church of Ireland Board of Education (RI)

CHURCH OF IRELAND PRESS OFFICE Church of Ireland House, 61 – 67 Donegall Street, Belfast BT1 2QH www.ireland.anglican.org   Monday 16th January 2017   Statement by the Church of Ireland Board of Education (RI) in Relation to School Admissions Proposals The General Synod Board of Education (Republic of Ireland) was interested to learn of the […]

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  January 17, 2017   No comments