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Down and Dromore leaders gather for annual Quiet Day

Over 100 clergy, diocesan readers, parish and diocesan staff gathered for the annual diocesan Quiet Day in St Ignatius, Carryduff, on Shrove Tuesday 5 March.

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Statement of the Archbishop of Dublin on the recovery of the head of the Crusader

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Appointment to Parish of Glencraig

The Revd Catherine Simpson, Curate Assistant of the Parish of Seapatrick, in the Diocese of Dromore, has been appointed as Incumbent of the Parish of Glencraig, in the Diocese of Down.

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Two team vicars instituted for mission in Lecale

The service of institution at St Anne’s, Killough, on Sunday 3 March was a first for the diocese with the institution of two vicars together.

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Drumragh parishioners put their faith in Lee for Special Olympics success

There was warm applause in St Columba’s Church of Ireland in Omagh, on Sunday morning, 3rd March, after a special presentation to one of its own parishioners, Lee Mitchell, ahead of his trip to the Special Olympics in Abu Dhabi.

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Archbishop of Dublin appeals for the return of the head of 800 year old mummy

Almost one week after the theft of the head of the 800 year old mummy known as ‘The Crusader’ from the crypt of St Michan’s Church, Dublin, the Archbishop of Dublin, the Most Revd Dr Michael Jackson, has made a further plea for its safe return.

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Causing a stir in Donegal – Bishop commends parishioners at Thanksgiving Service

“There’s a stirring going on here,” the Bishop of Derry and Raphoe, the Rt Rev Ken Good, told worshippers in Donegal Town, on Friday evening, “and practical steps are being taken to respond to spiritual things.”

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Archbishops of Dublin visit desecrated St Michan’s Crypt

Both the Church of Ireland and Roman Catholic Archbishops of Dublin issued an appeal yesterday (Wednesday February 27) for the return of the head of an 800 year old mummy which was stolen during a raid at St Michan’s Church, Dublin, at the weekend.

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Praying with the Psalms during Lent

The Down and Dromore Diocesan Committee of the Church’s Ministry of Healing: The Mount is excited to announce a new devotional resource for Lent 2019 – Praying with the Psalms during Lent.

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Patrick’s Mysterious Adventure at Christ Church, Lisburn

Patrick’s Mysterious Adventure is back in Connor Diocese for its third year this March with the saint’s story coming to life in Christ Church Parish, Lisburn.

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