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Route 66 – Day 2

Route 66 – Day 2

Bishop Michael Burrows completed Day 2 of his Route 66 preaching marathon on Friday, 15 September. Lydia Monds of Bishops’ Appeal accompanied him that morning. Reflections were based on 1 Kings through to Proverbs. Here are some images from the day:

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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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