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Archbishop McDowell visits Belfast Islamic Centre

Archbishop John McDowell received a warm welcome to the Belfast Islamic Centre (BIC), on Wellington Park, on the morning of Monday 17th January, a crisp and sunny winter day.

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Funding boost for Northern Ireland’s places of worship

Closing date: Monday, 7th February 2022

Places of worship in Northern Ireland are to benefit from £200,000 of funding thanks to a grant awarded to the National Churches Trust from the Historic Environment Division at the Department for Communities.

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On–line RB General Unit Trust Valuations Calculator – Quarter 4, 2021 information added

RB General Unit Trust (NI & RoI trusts)

Unit prices for both RB General Unit Trust (RoI) and the RB General Unit Trust (NI) have been verified and added for Quarter 4, 2021 to the online calculator.

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Archbishops of Armagh mark Christian Unity Week 2022

Archbishops John McDowell and Eamon Martin reflect on the theme for 2022 – ‘We saw his star in the east’ – and the continuing need for us to build good relationships with our neighbours on this island.

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CIYD launches new Bible reading resource: Fuel II

The Church of Ireland Youth Department (CIYD) has launched the second version of its resource to help young people hear God speaking through His words in the Bible. Its format will encourage young people and their leaders around the island of Ireland to read through Luke’s Gospel over the 40 days of Lent, which begins on Ash Wednesday (2nd March).

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The Rt Revd Michael Burrows elected as Bishop of Tuam, Limerick and Killaloe

It was announced today that the Episcopal Electoral College for the United Dioceses of Tuam, Limerick and Killaloe, meeting in Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin, has elected the Rt Revd Michael Burrows, Bishop of Cashel, Ferns and Ossory, as the Bishop of Tuam, Limerick and Killaloe.

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Statement following the murder of Ashling Murphy

The following statement has been issued by the Most Revd Pat Storey, Bishop of Meath and Kildare, the Most Revd Dr Michael Jackson, Archbishop of Dublin and Primate of Ireland, and the Most Revd John McDowell, Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland.

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Young Leaders in Ministry Fund – applications welcome

Next closing date: Monday, 31st January 2022

As our teenagers and young adults look forward to a new year of youth ministry, the Church of Ireland Youth Department’s Young Leaders in Ministry Fund is once again open for applications.

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Ethnic Diversity, Inclusion and Racial Justice in the Church of Ireland

Archbishop launches Diversity Survey for greater inclusion in the Church. A new survey seeks to gather views on ethnic diversity, inclusion and racial justice in the Church of Ireland.

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Funeral Service of Bishop Brian Hannon

The funeral service of the former Bishop of Clogher, the Right Revd Brian Hannon, takes place on Thursday (13th January) at 1pm in St Macartin’s Cathedral, Enniskillen, where he had served as Rector and Dean before becoming Bishop.

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