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Homelessness crisis

Joint Statement from the Archbishop of Dublin, the Most Revd Dr Michael Jackson, and the President of the Methodist Church in Ireland, the Revd Dr Laurence Graham

We welcome the Government’s decision to convene an emergency housing summit this week to address the escalating homelessness crisis.

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Diocesan News

Deacons ordained in Clogher Diocese

The ordination of Lindsey Farrell and David Moses as Deacons serving as interns in Clogher Diocese, took place in St. Macartan’s Cathedral, Clogher, on Sunday evening, 3rd September.

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Diocesan News

Diocesan Reader Commissioning

On Sunday 3rd September, Mrs Jill Hunter (from the Parishes of Mullabrack & Kilcluney, Markethill) was commissioned as a Diocesan Reader by Archbishop Richard Clarke.

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Diocesan News

Ordination of Richard Beadle, Simon Scott and Richard Waller

Last Sunday evening, 3rd September, the Revd Richard Beadle, the Revd Simon Scott and the Revd Richard Waller were ordained as Prebyters in the Church of Ireland by the Rt Revd Ferran Glenfield, the Bishop of Kilmore, Elphin and Ardagh, in St Fethlimidh’s Cathedral, Kilmore.

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RCB Library Notes

Ballincollig Military Men & Their Families 1810–1922

Church of Ireland registers unlock their stories

The details of some 2,187 people – soldiers and their families – recorded in the registers of Ballincollig Garrison Chapel have been recovered using the registers of baptisms, marriages and burials between 1810 and 1922 now in the safe custody of the RCB Library.

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Diocesan News

Bishop Colton marks start of school year with school greetings and visit to Ashton School, Cork

The Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton, marked the start of the new academic year with a message of greeting sent to all schools in the Diocese, and a personal visit to take assembly at Ashton School, Cork.

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Diocesan News

Bishop Colton expresses shock at news of death of young woman in Cork

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Council for Mission

Supporting persecuted Christians

An interview with Eddie Lyle, President of Open Doors UK and Ireland, who spoke at the Council for Mission’s General Synod mission breakfast.

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Press Releases

Featherstonhaugh Seminar Series: Ministry in a Contemporary Context

The Church of Ireland Theological Institute’s Featherstonhaugh Seminar Series for 2017–2018 will look at ‘Ministry in a Contemporary Context’.

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Diocesan News

Communication, teamwork and humility commended to new deacons

The Bishop of Derry and Raphoe, Rt Rev Ken Good, has ordained two new deacons for the Diocese of Derry and Raphoe.

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