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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
Bishop’s Medal Winners

Bishop’s Medal Winners

  2017 SENIOR BISHOP’S MEDAL ESSAY COMPETITION This is an annual essay competition for students in fifth & sixth year in any secondary school within the boundaries of the United Diocese of Cashel, Ferns & Ossory. Candidates may belong to any denomination or none. RESULTS: Joint 2017 Senior Bishop’s Medal WINNERS: John Bailey & Rebecca Lalor, […]

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  May 25, 2017   No comments
JOB VACANCY – ASSISTANT DIOCESAN SECRETARY

JOB VACANCY – ASSISTANT DIOCESAN SECRETARY

Assistant Diocesan Secretary (with responsibility for Finance) The Church of Ireland Diocese of Cashel, Ferns and Ossory wishes to recruit a part time (20 hours a week) Assistant Diocesan Secretary with responsibility for finance, based in the Diocesan Office, Kilkenny Key Requirements: Accounting Technician or similar qualification essential Minimum of 2 years experience in a similar […]

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  May 10, 2017   No comments
General Synod – what happened

General Synod – what happened

What happened at General Synod 2017? Details of the events of Day 1-3 are pasted in below. Please click on each day for order of business, more information and results of votes: DAY 1       Attendance –  clergy 150 and laity 238 DAY 2      Attendance  – clergy 155 and laity 249 DAY […]

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  May 8, 2017   No comments
General Synod – President`s Address

General Synod – President`s Address

  The Archbishop of Armagh’s Presidential Address at the Church of Ireland General Synod, Limerick, 4th May 2017Archbishop Clarke focussed this year on the theme of identity. He said, ‘Many of the extraordinary changes on the world scene over the past year might reasonably be seen as revolving ultimately around a single conception, that of […]

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  May 4, 2017   No comments
GENERAL SYNOD BEGINS

GENERAL SYNOD BEGINS

The General Synod of the Church of Ireland is about to begin. It will start with Synod Eucharist at 10.00 a.m. in St. Mary’s Cathedral, Limerick. The preacher will be the Right Reverend Dr Kenneth Kearon, Bishop of Limerick and Killaloe. The Archbishop of Armagh’s Presidential Address will follow at 12.00. If you would like […]

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  May 4, 2017   No comments
Diocesan Magazine now available by email

Diocesan Magazine now available by email

You can now get the Diocesan Magazine by email each month. It is available in pdf (in portable document format), cost is €35 per annum. Great for family or friends abroad who would like to keep in touch with what’s going on in their home Diocese and for those at home who prefer to read […]

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  April 28, 2017   No comments
Cross carried through Wexford town

Cross carried through Wexford town

For the fifth year running Canon Arthur Minion, rector of Wexford and Kilscoran Union, walked barefoot through Wexford town on Good Friday carrying a heavy wooden cross. Starting from St Iberius Church at noon, he walked to Selskar Abbey where he gave a reading of ‘The Suffering Servant’. Those gathered  then returned to St Iberius […]

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  April 18, 2017   No comments