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Bible Studies to support the Five Marks of Mission

The BACI Bible Studies for Lent 2018 have been designed to foster a biblical approach to the Five Marks of Mission, originally formulated in the Anglican Communion back in 1984 and much emphasised in the Church of Ireland in recent years.

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Diocesan News

Eglinton community bears witness at Christmas

Passengers who had disembarked from a delayed Stansted to City of Derry flight were assured they had not wandered into a flash mob on Sunday evening. They made their way into the terminal – cases in tow – just as the Eglinton Community Airport Carol Service was getting into full swing.

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Diocesan News

Christmas Services in Cashel, Ferns and Ossory

Information about Christmas Services in parishes across the United Diocese of Cashel, Ferns and Ossory is now available.

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Diocesan News

Record total for Macosquin Poppy Appeal

There was a record response to this year’s Macosquin Poppy Appeal with more than £12,000 raised last month for the Royal British Legion.

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Diocesan News

Announcement of appointment of new Incumbent of Cobh and Glanmire Union of Parishes

Bishop Paul Colton is pleased to announce the appointment of the Reverend Paul Arbuthnot as Incumbent of Cobh and Glanmire Union of Parishes.

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Irish Times Notes

Church of Ireland Notes from ‘The Irish Times’

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Diocesan News

Festivities as Connor youth converge on Ballymena

Young people from across Connor Diocese converged on Ballymena on Saturday December 2 for some fabulous festivities as part of a day of outreach, fun and food!

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Diocesan News

Spirit of Cork Award 2017 presented to Bishop Paul Colton

At a dinner hosted by the Cork Civic Trust in the Clayton Hotel in Cork City, the Spirit of Cork Award 2017 was presented to the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton, Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross.

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RCB Library Notes

James Samuel Emerson (1895–1917) killed in action on this day, 6 December 1917

Staying with his men, and refusing the opportunity to get medical aid for his injuries, James Samuel Emerson was fatally wounded during an attempt to repeal an attack.

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RCB Library Notes

‘The Red Book of Ossory’ digitized and online

As efforts in the RCB Library to digitize and make available its resources to a worldwide audience continue, one of its most significant medieval manuscripts, The Red Book of Ossory (RCB Library D11/2/1) is now available for public consultation on the Church of Ireland website.

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