(United Dioceses of Cashel, Ferns, Leighlin, Lismore, Ossory & Waterford)

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Environmental Award Winners – What They Did To Win

Environmental Award Winners – What They Did To Win

The 8th Diocesan Eco-Awards were presented at the recent Synod. The winners were: St Paul’s Church, Balloughton (Wexford Union) who won the Church Environs award. The congregation opted to preserve oak and ash trees in the church grounds rather than take the easy option of chopping them down.  This was in order to continue to provide a […]

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Synod report 2016

Synod report 2016

  BISHOP ASKS FOR ‘MOOD CHANGE’ AT SYNOD 2016 Bishop of Cashel, Ferns and Ossory Michael Burrows wasn’t mincing his words in his presidential address to the Synod held in Enniscorthy, County Wexford on October 20th last. In a thought-provoking sermon based on the gospel of the day – Luke 12: 39-48 – about how […]

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