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Events to mark World Refugee Week to take place in Dublin

18th–24th June 2018

World Refugee Week runs from June 18 to 24 and there are a number of events in Dublin which will help explore the challenge and scale of human displacement, pray for and express solidarity with refugees and celebrate the contributions of people who are new to our communities.

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Christ Church Cathedral Choir helps mark Sea Sunday in Monkstown Parish Church

The Choir of Christ Church Cathedral sang Diocesan Choral Evensong in Monkstown Parish Church on Sunday June 10.

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Service of Thanksgiving for 20 years of Abaana’s work

Lisburn Cathedral was packed on Sunday evening, June 10, for a celebration of the 20th anniversary of local charity Abaana Ministries.

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A happy celebration of centenary of Midwives Act

Midwives from across Northern Ireland attended a special Choral Evensong in Belfast Cathedral on Friday June 8 celebrating 100 years of the Midwives Act in Ireland.

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Parish celebrates 200 years of worship and witness at St Columba’s, Swords

Parishioners and friends of St Columba’s Church in Swords gathered on St Columba’s Day (Saturday June 9) to celebrate the bicentenary of the consecration of the current church building.

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Christian Aid focus at St Mary’s Church of Ireland National School, Carrigaline

Dr John Sweeney, the Christian Aid representative in Carrigaline Union of Parishes, County Cork, spoke at a recent special Assembly in St Mary’s Church of Ireland National School, Carrigaline.

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Cork, Cloyne and Ross Diocesan Synod: Presidential Address

The following address was given at the United Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross Diocesan Synod, in Cork, by the Right Revd Dr Paul Colton, Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, on 9th June 2018.

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Church with surprises re–dedicated by Bishop

Faughanvale parishioners’ nine–month exile from their parish church has finally come to an end following the completion of a major restoration project to repair damage caused during last August’s flooding in the North West.

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Children and animals at Family Fun Day

WC Fields said, “Never work with children or animals.” The celebrated comedian must’ve been turning in his grave as his advice was completely and thoroughly disregarded in Limavady on Saturday at the Derry and Raphoe Mothers’ Union’s Family Fun Day.

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Service of Thanksgiving for St Columba

The annual St Columba Service of Thanksgiving, in Gartan, drew its largest attendance for a number of years on Sunday afternoon – the day after the saint’s Feast Day which falls on June 9th.

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