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

Archive for June, 2018

Bishop’s Monthly Letter – July 2018

Bishop’s Monthly Letter – July 2018

This month our Bishop has more good news on the curate front, he pays tribute to retiring principals, mentions the importance of church noticeboards, asks us to welcome summer visitors and encourages us all not to forget to participate in the local household of faith during the busy summer season ahead    Dear Friends Last […]

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  June 28, 2018   No comments
Garden Party at the Aras

Garden Party at the Aras

Bishop Burrows and the Reverend Trevor Sargent attended a garden party at Aras an Uachtaran last Monday to mark bliain na Gaeilge. They were there representing Cumann Gaelach na Eaglaise. “It was a splendid event,” Bishop Burrows says. “Also present was a galaxy of users and lovers of the Irish language from all over Ireland. […]

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  June 28, 2018   No comments
Radio stars in our Diocese

Radio stars in our Diocese

Reaching out… Bringing some prayerful time to the housebound… Very much a form of ministry… These are some of the statements from people in our diocese who are involved in making radio programmes. They all regard what they do as a form of ministry and while this work can be time-consuming, the rewards are rich, […]

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  June 27, 2018   No comments
A MUSLIM SPEAKS FROM THE PULPIT

A MUSLIM SPEAKS FROM THE PULPIT

A MUSLIM VOICE FOR PEACE FROM THE PULPIT – ‘A FIRST FOR THE WORLD’ Dr Amal Abdullah Al Qubaisi is the first senior Arab Muslim politician to give an address from a Christian pulpit in Ireland. She is also the first woman to have been elected to an Arab parliament. The mother of three who […]

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  June 26, 2018   No comments
Expressions of Interest Sought – CASC

Expressions of Interest Sought – CASC

Church of Ireland Church and Society Commission (CASC): Expressions of Interest Sought The Church and Society Commission (CASC) wishes to fill a casual vacancy. The Honorary Secretaries of the General Synod are inviting members of the Church of Ireland who have relevant experience and who are willing to be considered for membership to submit expressions […]

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  June 25, 2018   No comments
PACKED CHURCHES FOR CHILDREN’S CHORAL FESTIVALS

PACKED CHURCHES FOR CHILDREN’S CHORAL FESTIVALS

Children’s Choral Festivals took place across the Diocese on Friday, June 8th and were a culmination of much hard work and dedication on the part of teachers, pupils and clergy. Parents were also involved as helpers, chaffeurs and congregation members at these great events. Services were planned, scripts written, hymns chosen, hymns practised and readings […]

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  June 18, 2018   No comments
Member of Disability Consultative Group sought

Member of Disability Consultative Group sought

Church of Ireland Consultative Group on Disability: Expressions of Interest Sought The Honorary Secretaries of the General Synod would like to invite members of the Church of Ireland to submit expressions of interest to become a member of the Consultative Group on Disability. Applications are welcomed from individuals who have relevant experience, skills and knowledge […]

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  June 15, 2018   No comments
Keeping Adults Safe: training events update

Keeping Adults Safe: training events update

All Church of Ireland clergy are reminded to book now for adult safeguarding training events which are continuing over the coming weeks. As a Church we must be aware of and adhere to the relevant guidelines for Adult Safeguarding.  The Safeguarding Board has developed the Adult Safeguarding policy for the Church of Ireland which was ratified at General […]

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  June 7, 2018   No comments