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Diocesan youth event goes from strength to strength

Youth groups from around the Diocese of Down and Dromore had another brilliant evening together at Saturday Night Live last weekend.

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Archbishop commissions new Director of Irish Church Missions

The new Director of Irish Church Missions, the Revd David Martin, was commissioned by the Archbishop of Dublin in St Mary’s Church, Howth, on Friday evening last (February 2).

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New initiative promoting interfaith understanding launched in Dublin

A new initiative to promote Interfaith understanding was launched by the Lord Mayor of Dublin and the Archbishop of Dublin on Friday (February 2).

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The Rev Paul Dundas appointed Archdeacon of Dalriada

The Rev Paul Dundas, rector of Christ Church Parish, Lisburn, has been appointed Archdeacon of Dalriada by the Bishop of Connor, the Rt Rev Alan Abernethy.

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Jelly Tots celebrates first birthday party

A Church of Ireland parent and toddler group in Omagh celebrated its first anniversary last week, with a party for more than 50 children, their parents, guardians and grandparents.

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Derry and Raphoe Confirmation Fun Day

Forty young people from six different parish groups took part in this year’s ‘Confirmation Fun Day’, in Londonderry, which was organised by Diocesan Children’s Officer, Kirsty Lynch, and Derry and Raphoe Youth (DRY).

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Dean Forde installed in St Anne’s as 14th Dean of Belfast

The 14th Dean of Belfast, the Very Rev Stephen Forde, was installed in St Anne’s Cathedral in a joyous and uplifting service of Choral Evensong on Sunday February 4.

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Institution of new Rector for Maguiresbridge and Derrybrusk group of parishes

The institution of the Revd Canon Mark Watson as Rector of the Grouped Parishes of Maguiresbridge and Derrybrusk by the Bishop of Clogher, the Right Revd John McDowell, took place on Wednesday evening, 31st January 2018 in Christ Church Parish Church, Maguiresbridge.

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Installation of new Dean of Belfast

The Venerable Stephen Forde, Archdeacon of Dalriada, and rector of the Parishes of Larne and Inver with Glynn and Raloo, will be installed as the 14th Dean of Belfast at a service in St Anne’s Cathedral on Sunday February 4 at 3.30pm.

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Reader ministry celebrated as 26 are recommissioned in Down Cathedral

Bishop Harold Miller has recommissioned 26 diocesan readers at a special service in Down Cathedral.

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