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General Synod – Day 1

General Synod – Day 1

It is up and running. The 2018 General Synod opened in Armagh yesterday morning. It began with the Eucharist in St Patrick’s Cathedral and then Synod commenced in the Armagh City Hotel immediately after the service.   In his sermon the Bishop of Clogher, the Right Reverend John McDowell preached from Acts Chapter 1, Ephesians […]

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  May 11, 2018   No comments

Parish links

PARISH LINKS Tinahely & Carnew Wexford & Kilscoran Union website Wexford & Kilscoran Union Facebook page New Ross Union Cashel website Cashel Facebook page Cashel Twitter page Kilkenny website Kilkenny Facebook page Kells website Clonenagh website Castlecomer website Castlecomer Rector’s Blog Clonmel Facebook page Clonmel website Waterford Cathedral website Waterford Cathedral website 2 Abbeyleix & […]

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  May 7, 2018   No comments
General Synod 2018 website now live

General Synod 2018 website now live

The General Synod’s website is now live https://synod.ireland.anglican.org/2018 You will be able to access all information related to Synod there including the Book of Reports. There is a short welcome video by The Most Reverend Dr Richard Clarke, Archbishop of Armagh also. Reports and information, including a summary of business done that day, will be […]

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  May 1, 2018   No comments
Bishop’s Letter – May

Bishop’s Letter – May

This month Bishop Burrows’ focus is on farming Dear Friends Although I am for better or worse by origin a city person, I have spent the vast bulk of my ordained ministry in parishes and dioceses where agriculture is the dominant economic activity. In all of those years I have rarely, if ever, witnessed a […]

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  May 1, 2018   No comments
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