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Diocese of Cashel, Ferns and Ossory

Senior Bishop’s Medal Competition 2016



Please see the information below about the Senior Bishop’s Medal Competition 2016.

Senior Medal form copy

Senior Bishop’s Medal


Students in Secondary Education
5th & 6th Year Students

Competition Requirements: The competition is open to anyone attending a secondary school within the United Diocese. Competitors are not required to be members of the Church of Ireland nor attend a Church of Ireland school. Candidates are asked to write (in 75 minutes) an essay from a list of unseen titles. The competition places an emphasis on current affairs in church and society
Competition Date: 7pm Wednesday 9th March 2016 at all venues.


Venues: Kilkenny College OR Coláiste Bhride, Carnew OR Newtown School, Waterford

Applications and Further Information: Further details are available on the diocesan website ( or by contacting Canon Harvey directly.
The Revd Canon Patrick Harvey,
The Rectory, Abbeyleix, Portlaoise, Co Laois.. Applicants may also email or telephone (057) 8731243
Application Closing Date: 5pm Tuesday 8th March 2016
(please note extended deadline)