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News from Eco–Congregation Ireland

Eco–Congregation Ireland’s latest newsletter is now available, highlighting examples of environmental projects undertaken by churches across the island of Ireland.

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Responding to the war in Ukraine

The invasion of Ukraine began four months ago today, on the morning of 24th February. Our dioceses and parishes have been responding selflessly in many different ways since then to help people affected by the humanitarian crisis in and near Ukraine.

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Diocesan News

Down & Dromore Diocesan Synod meets in person

The Down and Dromore Diocesan Synod met in person yesterday (Thursday, 23 June) for the first time since the Rt Revd David McClay became bishop in January 2020.

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Archdeacon David Pierpoint appointed as Canon Treasurer of St Patrick’s Cathedral, Dublin

The Archdeacon of Dublin, the Venerable David Pierpoint, has been appointed Canon Treasurer on the Chapter of the National Cathedral and Collegiate Church of Saint Patrick, Dublin, in which he served as a boy chorister, a Sunday tenor singer and later as a verger.

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How should the Church speak?

An article by Archbishop John McDowell, published in today’s Belfast Telegraph, in relation to the Protocol on Ireland/Northern Ireland and the current political situation.

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Archdeacon Adrian Wilkinson elected as new Bishop of Cashel, Ferns & Ossory

The Episcopal Electoral College for the Diocese of Cashel, Ferns and Ossory, meeting in Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin, has elected the Ven Adrian Wilkinson, Archdeacon of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, as the new Bishop of Cashel, Ferns and Ossory.

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Training and funding opportunities to promote good mental health

The MindMatters COI team wishes to highlight three opportunities to better equip members of the Church of Ireland, across our island, to help themselves and others with their mental health.

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Standing Committee & RB

Standing Committee News

The Standing Committee of the General Synod met in Holy Trinity Church, Rathmines, on Tuesday, 21st June 2022.

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Irish Times Notes

Church of Ireland Notes from ‘The Irish Times’

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Diocesan News

Cork, Cloyne and Ross Diocesan Synod 2022

On Saturday, 11th June 2022, the United Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross held their Diocesan Synod at the Rochestown Park Hotel in Douglas. It was the first in–person Diocesan Synod since 2019.

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