Friends in high places

A Strabane father and son have been thanked by both the Queen and the Pope for sending them copies of a new history of a Church of Ireland church in Tyrone. The book, Upon This Rock – an updated and illustrated history of Christ Church Strabane, was compiled by...

New Canon installed at St Columb’s Cathedral

The congregation at Rev Canon Paul Hoey’s Installation Service in St Columb’s Cathedral, on Wednesday evening, were urged never to forget that buildings like the Cathedral – and the very structure of the Church of Ireland – were built in...

COI Gazette – 27th April 2018

Changing times – continuing our look at fresh expressions of church The number of people in their 20s identifying as having “no religion” has almost doubled since 2011. The Apostle Peter states to his fellow believers that they are resident aliens...

Route 66: Empowerment of women through literacy

A book of reflections on the subject of the empowerment of women through literacy will be launched at the General Synod on May 10th 2018. It is the result of a whistle–stop preaching tour by Bishop Michael Burrows, Church of Ireland Bishop of Cashel, Ferns and...