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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
Reverend Sargent

Reverend Sargent

300+ people gathered in Shillelagh Parish Church for the ordination as deacon of former Minister of State, Trevor Sargent. HAPPY DAY It felt like a wedding – a village church standing sentry on a hill, stone and grass steeped in August sunshine, white marquee flanking the scene. Cars snaked up the road too, to guided […]

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  August 26, 2017   No comments
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
Christmas Fast Cheques Presented in Wexford

Christmas Fast Cheques Presented in Wexford

Canon Arthur Minion, Rector of Wexford and Kilscoran Union of Parishes and Fr Aodhan Marken of Rowe St parish presented cheques to several Wexford charities last Tuesday. After €48,500 was raised over four days of fasting, the two clerics were then in a position to help the following charities who have now received their cheques: […]

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  February 26, 2017   No comments
IRISH TIMES ARTICLE ABOUT JOY BELLS CAMPAIGN

IRISH TIMES ARTICLE ABOUT JOY BELLS CAMPAIGN

Click here to read the Rite & Reason article by the Very Reverent Maria Jansson about the JOY BELLS AGAINST RACISM campaign in today’s Irish Times (14.02.17) Also new development – Ambassador of Hungary to Ireland , H.E. Mr. Istvan S. Palffy, Ambassador of Hungary to Ireland and his wife Mrs. Judit Toth  will attend Bells […]

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  February 14, 2017   No comments