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Church Leaders encourage the community and call Ireland to pray

The leaders of the Church of Ireland, Methodist Church in Ireland, Roman Catholic Church, Presbyterian Church in Ireland and the Irish Council of Churches have paid tribute to everyone in the health and social care services and those in the frontline, for their courage in the battle against the Coronavirus (Covid–19) pandemic.

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Covid–19: Resources for Family Activities

The Church of Ireland is keen to support families in growing their faith at this time. A new page with resources for families has been launched today.

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A message from the Bishop of Clogher

The Rt Revd John McDowell, Bishop of Clogher, issued the following message on Tuesday, 24th March 2020.

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Diocesan events – postponements and cancellations

Like many others, the diocese has had to look ahead and postpone or cancel some important events.

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Earth Hour 2020

This Saturday 28 March 2020 at 8.30pm is Earth Hour and, due to the exceptional circumstances we are in with the Coronavirus, the organisers are encouraging us to mark Earth Hour digitally this year.

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Publication of Cork, Cloyne and Ross magazine suspended for the time–being

The following communication has been received by the Cork, Cloyne and Ross Diocesan Magazine Committee announcing that publication of the magazine will be suspended for the time–being.

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Young people from Cork, Cloyne and Ross ask questions – Food for thought

One of the sessions with the young people at the annual Confirmation Morning with the Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross at the start of March, involved a card game and putting together posters of questions about the world, faith and life.

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Lambeth Conference postponed to 2021

The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, has announced that the Lambeth Conference, which was to be held in Canterbury, Kent, in July and August this year, has been rescheduled for 2021 in light of the Covid–19 pandemic.

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A message to Anglicans around the world from the global leadership of the Anglican Communion

The Archbishop of Canterbury, the Chair of the Anglican Consultative Council, and the Secretary General of the Anglican Communion yesterday (24th March) wrote a joint letter to the Anglican Communion about the Covid–19 pandemic.

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Archbishop of Dublin backs worldwide call to prayer at 11am

Archbishop Michael Jackson is endorsing the call made by Pope Francis for Christians of all denominations around the world to pray the Lord’s Prayer at midday CET – 11am in Ireland – today, Wednesday March 25 2020.

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