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The Revd Bob Gray installed as Archdeacon of Ferns

The new Archdeacon pictured with his sister Penny at St Edan’s Cathedral, Ferns. (Photo Pat O’Connor) ——————————————- St EDAN’S CATHEDRAL, FERNS INSTALLATION OF ARCHDEACON, CHANCELLOR AND TREASURER SUNDAY 6 SEPTEMBER 2015   The new Archdeacon with the two new canons along with the Dean and the Bishop. On this auspicious first Sunday in September history […]

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  October 7, 2015   No comments

New Rector for Enniscorthy

The Revd Nicola Halford has been appointed rector of Enniscorthy & Monart Union of parishes. Ms Halford who has been curate in Wexford and Kilscoran Union of parishes since October 2012 succeeds the Very Revd Chris Long who retired at the end of July. A date for institution will be announced in due course.

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  September 26, 2015   No comments

Enniscorthy bids Farewell to the Ven Chris Long

ENNISCORTHY BIDS FAREWELL TO THE VEN. CHRIS LONG Sunday 24th July 2015 On a typically wet July Sunday, the congregations of the Enniscorthy Union gathered in St Mary’s Church Enniscorthy to pay tribute to their rector for over 10 years. The service was conducted by Assistant Priest the Revd Robert Stotesbury and the Holy Eucharist […]

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  August 3, 2015   No comments

New Archdeacon of Ferns announced

The Reverend Canon Bob Gray has been appointed as Archdeacon of Cashel, Ferns , Waterford and Lismore in succession to the Venerable Chris Long who retires at the end of July. Mr Gray is currently rector of the Ardamine, Kilnamanagh and Monamolin Group of parishes. His installation as Archdeacon of Ferns is scheduled for Sunday […]

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  July 7, 2015   No comments

‘SMILING WHEN THE SHOE PINCHES’ with Richard Giles

‘SMILING WHEN THE SHOE PINCHES’ CELEBRATING TRANSFORMATIONAL WORSHIP IN UNHELPFUL BUILDINGS with Richard Giles This seminar with Richard Giles considered the familiar subject of worship in restrictive buildings. It took place on Monday 20th April in St Laserian’s Cathedral, Old Leighlin and hosted by the indefatigable Dean, the Very Revd Tom Gordon. The seminar was […]

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  June 8, 2015   No comments

MOTHERS’ UNION FESTIVAL SERVICE 2015

  MOTHERS’ UNION FESTIVAL SERVICE 2015 DIOCESE OF CASHEL, FERNS & OSSORY St Mary’s Church, Enniscorthy, Wednesday 29th April 2015. ‘United in Prayer’   Following the processional hymn and still in Eastertide, the Bishop filled the large, well-filled church with his booming voice ‘Alleluia! The Lord is risen!’ To which the congregation of Mothers’ Union […]

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  June 8, 2015   No comments

The Institution of the Revd Richard Seymour-Whiteley as Rector of Rathdowney Union

  THE UNITED DIOCESE OF CASHEL FERNS & OSSORY DIOCESE OF OSSORY RATHDOWNEY UNION OF PARISHES THE INSTITUTION TO THE INCUMBENCY OF THE REVEREND RICHARD SEYMOUR-WHITELEY St Andrew’s Church, Rathdowney Sunday 22nd March 2015 Welcome The institution of the Revd Richard Seymour-Whiteley to Rathdowney took place on Sunday 22nd March 2015 with the Procession heralded […]

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  May 27, 2015   No comments

The Introduction of the Revd Alison Seymour-Whiteley (part-time Priest-in-Charge) to Templemore

DIOCESE OF CASHEL FERNS & OSSORY DIOCESE OF CASHEL TEMPLEMORE UNION OF PARISHES THE LITURGICAL INTRODUCTION TO MINISTRY IN THE PARISHES OF THE REVEREND ALISON SEYMOUR-WHITELEY (part-time Priest-in-Charge) St Mary’s Parish Church, Templemore Friday 20th March 2015 The Welcome: ‘The Flower of Scotland’ provided the unusual and unique opening to this service of introduction for […]

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  May 27, 2015   No comments