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Video competition for new Safeguarding website

Closing date: Friday, 13th November 2020

To celebrate the launch of the new website, parishes and youth groups are invited to take part in a competition to create a short video on ‘Why Safeguarding is Important’. Videos should be submitted by 5pm on Friday, 13th November. The new website is available at https://safeguarding.ireland.anglican.org

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Check out our family activities page!

As a Church, we’re keen to support families in growing their Christian faith at this time. Check out our family activities page, which we hope will be helpful for you in some way.

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Diocesan News

Seven minutes’ bells at 7pm for 7 nights at St Nicholas, Galway

St Nicholas’ Collegiate Church, Galway, currently celebrating the 700th year since its foundation, is delighted to announce that the church bells are sounding out for seven minutes at 7pm for seven days.

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Church and Society Commission

Taking the Knee: Prayers for Racial Justice and Equality

The House of Bishops has approved a resource provided by the Church and Society Commission for use in public worship at the discretion of local clergy. ‘Taking the Knee’ includes a sentence of Scripture, a prayer of acknowledgement and lament, and prayers for racial justice and equality.

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Children’s Ministry Autumn Newsletter now available

We have compiled some simple ideas for families, pods, and Sunday Clubs, always with prompts for the wider parish to be involved so people stay connected with the full life of the Church. Much of our focus in this edition is outdoors, encouraging faith in everyday life.

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Diocesan News

Cork clergyman joins cycle in aid of Saint Luke’s Charity and Home

The Reverend Paul Robinson, Chaplain to Saint Luke’s Home, Cork (and priest–in–charge at Saint Anne’s Church, Shandon in Cork), joined a small group of co–workers from St Luke’s Home, including CEO Tony O’Brien, Fiona Dwyer, Eileen Ferguson and Paul Morrissey to cycle 85km two weekends ago.

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Diocesan News

Drive–in Harvest Service in County Cork Church of Ireland parish

On Sunday 20th September, Moviddy Union of Parishes in the Diocese of Cork held a united ‘Drive–in’ Harvest in Peter Hynes’ field opposite St Mark’s Church, Kilbonane, in the village of Aherla, County Cork.

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Irish Times Notes

Church of Ireland Notes from ‘The Irish Times’

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Diocesan News

Maisie celebrates 100th birthday

Many congratulations to Mrs Maisie Jameson from the Church of the Epiphany, Parish of Finaghy and Upper Malone, who celebrated her 100th birthday on September 13.

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Broadcast & online worship opportunities

For Sunday, 27th September 2020

The following list of services may be helpful for those who will be unable to attend worship in person at Church of Ireland services this Sunday.

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