Worship through the ages

Worship through the ages 20–24 August at 5.30pmSt Patrick’s Cathedral, DublinWorship has been offered daily in Saint Patrick’s for centuries – so come and join us this Heritage Week as we journey through 800 years of worship with five...

Church of Ireland Notes from ‘The Irish Times’

New Keeper for Armagh Library Armagh Robinson Library has announced the appointment of Dr Robert Whan as Keeper, to succeed the Very Revd Gregory Dunstan. Dr Whan is currently Assistant Keeper of Collections at Down County Museum and previously co–ordinated...

COI Gazette – 13th July 2018

Population explosion – how will local churches respond to major housing development? Revd Norman McCausland (centre) outlines research carried out into new population centres in Dublin at Dublin and Glendalough diocesan councils Up to 50,000 new houses are to be...

After the Referendum

The summer edition of VOX is out. Thanks to a talented team of Ruth-Garvey Williams, Jonny Lindsay and Tara Byrne, it has developed and maintains a high standard, mixing news and articles and opinion pieces. Here’s a piece I have in it reflecting on the...

Bishops get close–up view of Bogside rioting

A hijacked van was set on fire at the bottom of the Lecky Road flyover as two bishops left the Bogside after meeting people affected by this week’s interface violence in Londonderry. Bishops get close-up view of Londonderry violence The Bishop of Derry and...

The Good Friday Generation writes…

On April 10th 1998 I was an almost one year old baby living in Johannesburg, South Africa; a country recovering from the Apartheid; a system of institutionalised racial segregation and discrimination that existed in South Africa between 1948 and 1994. As a one year...