Broadcast & online worship opportunities

The following listing may be helpful for building a regular rhythm of worship between Sundays. Broadcast & Online Worship Opportunities for Weekdays The list highlights broadcast services and reflections on radio and television, and online worship from each of the...

A Harvest of the City

Although it has a different flavour, harvest thanksgiving is an important occasion for city dwellers. It’s a time to remind ourselves of the provenance of our food and its abundance and to share with others who are in need.  This is the final of three...

Celebrating a Harvest of the Sea

The Diocese of Down and Dromore is home to four major harbours – Warrenpoint, Kilkeel, Ardglass and Portavogie – and an important fishing industry. With this film, we celebrate all that the sea gives us and the crews that often risk their lives to bring in...

Ordination of priests in Connor Diocese

Four new priests were ordained for Connor Diocese by the Rt Rev George Davison on Sunday September 20 at a service in St Patrick’s, Ballymena. Pictured before the Service of Ordination of Priests in Connor Diocese on Sunday September 20 are, from left: The Rev...

Board of Education (NI) commends teachers and schools

The Church of Ireland’s Board of Education (Northern Ireland) has expressed its appreciation to all principals, governors, teachers and staff for their dedication on the commencement of a new school term in these most difficult and unprecedented times. The Chair...

Tuam, Killala and Achonry Diocesan Synod 2020

On Saturday 19th September 2020, based at a hub in Claremorris and using the Zoom platform, Tuam, Killala and Achonry became the first diocese of the Church of Ireland to hold its Diocesan Synod during the Covid era. It was a very strange and even surreal experience...

Celebrating a Harvest of the Land

The first in the Diocese of Down and Dromore’s Harvest series of three films with Bishop David, where we give thanks to God for the fruits of the Land, the Sea and the City. In this film we celebrate a Harvest of the Land in the farmlands of Dromore Diocese....

‘We must reduce the number of people we meet’

Dublin is now in Level 3 of the Government’s Resilience and Recovery 2020–2021: Plan for Living with Covid–19. Archbishop Michael Jackson has issued the following message to people living in Dublin: “Throughout The Lockdown and The Easing of...

Four new deacons ordained in Meath and Kildare

St Brigid’s Cathedral in Kildare saw the ordination of four new Church of Ireland deacons for Ordained Local Ministry, on Sunday 20 September. Four new deacons ordained in Meath and Kildare. Each of the newly ordained deacons will initially serve in their home...