April 2018 Standing Committee News

The Standing Committee of the General Synod met on Tuesday 17th April 2018 in Church House, Dublin. The meeting was chaired by the Archbishop of Armagh and the Archbishop of Dublin. The Revd Canon Gillian Wharton opened the meeting with a scripture reading and...

Christian Aid Service with Bishop Trevor Williams

The televised Service on RTÉ1 on Sunday, 6th May, will focus on the work of Christian Aid. Bishop Trevor Williams, Chair of Christian Aid Ireland’s Board of Trustees, will deliver a short address as part of the Service. The broadcast is scheduled to...

New Rector for Aghavea Parish

The Bishop of Clogher, the Right Revd John McDowell, has appointed the Revd Johnny McLoughlin as the new Rector of Aghavea Parish, near Brookeborough. The appointment follows a recent meeting of the Board of Nomination for the parish that nominated Revd McLoughlin to...

St Mary’s Cathedral concerts mark 850th anniversary

On Saturday 21st April, Saint Mary’s Cathedral, Limerick, hosted the first of three concerts marking its 850th anniversary. The concert which included music by Hadyn and Beethoven was performed by musicians from the Cathedral Choir, An Cor, Limerick Sinfonia and...