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

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Radio Documentary about St Willibrord event on this Sunday

Radio Documentary about St Willibrord event on this Sunday

‘Carlow Hops to Luxembourg’  radio documentary, produced by documentary maker Monica Hayes, will be broadcast on KCLR this Sunday 12th November at 10.00am (Irish time). Anybody can hear the documentary on KCLR96FM Radio Station’s website anywhere in the world: http://kclr96fm.com/ at this time. If you can’t listen to it live, the documentary will be available to listen back […]

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  November 10, 2017   No comments
The Reverend Ian Cruikshank coming to Killanne

The Reverend Ian Cruikshank coming to Killanne

The Reverend Ian Morison Cruickshank has been appointed rector of Killanne Union of Parishes and parishioners there are looking forward to his institution on December 15th in Killanne Church at 7.30 p.m. Ahead of his arrival and by way of introducing himself to Killanne parishioners and the wider Diocese he sent on these images of […]

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  November 3, 2017   No comments
Installation of Canons in Ferns

Installation of Canons in Ferns

Installation of Canons and Ferns Diocesan Advent Carol Service With the appointment of the Reverend Ruth Elmes as a Canon on the Ferns Cathedral Chapter and the moving of Canon Mark Hayden to take up the position of Precentor formerly held by Canon Harmsworth before his retirement, Canon Minion now becomes Chancellor and Canon Michael […]

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  October 31, 2017   No comments
Diocesan Synod 2017

Diocesan Synod 2017

The 2017 Diocesan Synod took place in the Woodford Dolmen hotel last Wednesday, October 18th. Here are some images from the event   ENVIRONMENTAL AWARDS PRESENTED Carlow: Motivation of the Young The Judges were very impressed with the Involvement of children who led the congregation.  They put the National Pollinator Programme: and Junior Pollinator programmes […]

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  October 22, 2017   No comments
Sunday and Weekday Readings 2018 – Booklet Now Available

Sunday and Weekday Readings 2018 – Booklet Now Available

  The Season of Advent begins on Sunday 3rd December, and so starts a new liturgical year and a fresh cycle of daily Scripture readings.  Church of Ireland Publishing has announced that Sunday and Weekday Readings 2018 is now available.   This annual booklet is compiled by the Revd Ken Rue, who says: ‘Sunday and Weekday Readings is designed to […]

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  October 12, 2017   No comments
Statement on Education Element of Budget 2018

Statement on Education Element of Budget 2018

    The General Synod Board of Education (RI) of the Church of Ireland welcomes the announcement in today’s Budget that the pupil-teacher ratio at primary level will reduce to 26:1. The reduction in the ratio together with the announced increase in resources to fund additional release days for teaching principals will be of particular […]

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  October 12, 2017   No comments