Q&A: Chief Officer & Secretary General David Ritchie - Posted on 30/08/2016
David Ritchie, the recently appointed Chief Officer & Secretary General of the Representative Church Body of the Church of Ireland, talks to Peter Cheney about his plans for the role.
Priorities Fund open for applications - Posted on 30/08/2016
The Church of Ireland Priorities Fund is now open for applications. The fund provides resources for growth within the Church of Ireland and the wider community.
Bryan Whelan Appointed Assistant Librarian at the RCB Library - Posted on 30/08/2016
The Chief Officer and Secretary General of the RCB, David Ritchie, announced that Bryan Whelan will commence work on 12 September as Assistant Librarian at the RCB Library.
New Organ Recital Series: St Patrick’s Cathedral, Armagh (4th September) - Posted on 30/08/2016
The new organ recital series, in memory of Mr Theo Saunders, the former organist of St Patrick’s Church of Ireland Cathedral, Armagh, will begin on Sunday 4 September 2016 at 4.15pm in the Cathedral.
Six presbyters ordained in Down and Dromore - Posted on 30/08/2016
This year’s Service of Ordination of Presbyters/Priests took place in Down Cathedral on Sunday 28 August. Bishop Harold ordained six presbyters for curacies in the diocese and the cathedral was filled with their families, supporters and sponsors.
Statement by the Archdeacon of Belfast on Attacks on Graves at the Jewish Plot at Belfast City Cemetery - Posted on 29/08/2016
’The recent vandalism and destruction of graves at the Jewish plot at Belfast City Cemetery is both appalling and disgraceful and I join with others in condemning such an anti–social, racist and sacrilegious act.’
Church of Ireland Notes from ‘The Irish Times’ - Posted on 27/08/2016