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

Archive for April, 2018

New Dean of Ossory appointed

New Dean of Ossory appointed

The Reverend David McDonnell, currently rector of Dunfanaghy Group of Parishes, County Donegal, was yesterday appointed dean of Ossory and rector of Kilkenny Union of Parishes in the Church of Ireland Diocese of Cashel, Ferns and Ossory. The announcement was made by Bishop Michael Burrows and the installation is expected to take place in late […]

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  April 30, 2018   No comments
The Last Push!

The Last Push!

Robbie Syme is now heading for Christ Church Cathedral, Waterford arriving at 7 p.m. this evening on the last leg of his ‘Pedalling for Health – Home and Away’ fund-raising cycle. In this Church of Ireland outreach event he is visiting six cathedrals in the Diocese to raise money for the MRI scanner in Wexford […]

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  April 27, 2018   No comments
Route 66 book to be launched on May 10th

Route 66 book to be launched on May 10th

ROUTE 66: Empowerment of women through literacy BOOK OF REFLECTIONS BY BISHOP MICHAEL BURROWS TO BE LAUNCHED ON MAY 10TH 2018 AT GENERAL SYNOD Remember the Route 66 preaching marathon last September?  Well, after May 10th you will be able to read and enjoy all the reflections. That’s because the collection of short sermons will be available […]

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  April 26, 2018   No comments
Jars for Journeys – please send to Bishops’ Appeal

Jars for Journeys – please send to Bishops’ Appeal

Call for Jars4Journeys donations It’s now time now to send on the funds raised through Jars4Journeys so that Bishops’ Appeal can support three community initiatives building resilience and combatting climate change around the world. If you raised the funds as part of a parish initiative, please check if the parish will collect the funds before […]

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  April 24, 2018   No comments
Robbie on radio today

Robbie on radio today

Only one Audi driver tried to take a rasher off me! Cycling fund-raiser Robbie Syme will be interviewed on South East Radio by Alan Corcoran today at 11.05 a.m. approximately and at 5.30 p.m. on KCLR by Sue Nunn. He will be talking about why he is cycling to all six cathedrals in the parish […]

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  April 24, 2018   No comments
Coming your way this week!

Coming your way this week!

PEDALLING FOR HEALTH – HOME AND AWAY ROBBIE SYME SETS OFF TODAY! Heart attack survivor pedals again in week of April 22nd – 28th! Heart attack survivor and Enniscorthy parishioner, Robbie Syme, a man very well known in this Diocese, is taking to his bicycle once more, in an even bigger way than in 2017, […]

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  April 22, 2018   No comments
Dear Lord… Mothers’ Union new book of prayers

Dear Lord… Mothers’ Union new book of prayers

Introducing a brand new Mothers’ Union prayer book. A collection of 100+ prayers and reflections contributed by members across the world. £3.00 Available through Mothers’ Union branches and website     Moira Thom, editor says: “It has been a great success with the first print run of 5000 sold in a few weeks. Second print […]

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  April 16, 2018   No comments
Climate Change Seminar in Dublin

Climate Change Seminar in Dublin

Come along to an important Climate Change Awareness Seminar in Dublin on 26th April NOW BOOKED OUT BUT THERE IS A WAITING LIST! The Church and Society Commission (CASC) of the Church of Ireland is issuing an invitation to church leaders and their congregations from all denominations to attend an information morning addressing issues surrounding […]

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  April 9, 2018   No comments