St Patrick’s Day Celebrations 2020

You are warmly welcomed to the Down and Dromore St Patrick’s Day Celebrations on Tuesday 17 March 2020 with the theme, ‘Your Kingdom Come’. Bishop David McClay writes … “Please join me on Tuesday 17 March for our annual St...

A new rector for Kilkeel

Congratulations to Revd Alison Calvin who has become the rector of Kilkeel Parish following her institution on Thursday 13 February. Alison is the first rector to be instituted by Bishop David who served his first incumbency in Kilkeel from 1990–2001. Both...

Canon Jim Sims is honoured

Congratulations to Canon Jim Sims who was recently appointed as an Officer of the Order of St John of Jerusalem. Canon Jim Sims The order incorporates the work of St John Ambulance Services in Northern Ireland and Jim has been one of their chaplains for a number of...

Children’s Ministry Lent & Easter Newsletter

The Church of Ireland Children’s Ministry Network’s Lent and Easter Newsletter is now available.  This includes an all–age talk, a Lent countdown, craft and multi–media ideas, song suggestions, and resources relating to care for...