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Proposals on Self–Supporting Ministry Outlined in Commission on Ministry Report
The Report of the Commission on Ministry has been presented to General Synod this afternoon (Friday May 13). Proposing the report, the Ven Leslie Stevenson (Meath and Kildare) highlighted the section on Self Supporting Ministry . He outlined the origins of Self–Supporting Ministry which
Taken from Synod News, Category: [2016] Friday 13th May
Updated on: 13/05/2016

Sermon by the Bishop of Tuam, Killala and Achonry at the Church of Ireland General Synod Eucharist, St Paul’s Church, Glenageary, 12th May 2016
The General Synod of the Church of Ireland is taking place from Thursday 12th May to Saturday 14th May in Dún Laoghaire. The Synod Eucharist took place in St Paul’s Church, Glenageary, at 10.00am on Thursday and the preacher at the service was The Rt Revd Patrick Rooke,
Taken from Synod News, Category: [2016] Thursday 12th May
Updated on: 13/05/2016

Proposals on Self–Supporting Ministry Outlined in Commission on Ministry Report
The Report of the Commission on Ministry has been presented to General Synod this afternoon (Friday May 13). Proposing the report, the Ven Leslie Stevenson (Meath and Kildare) highlighted the section on Self Supporting Ministry . He outlined the origins of Self–Supporting Ministry which
Taken from Synod News, Category: [2016] Friday 13th May
Updated on: 13/05/2016

The Archbishop of Armagh’s Presidential Address at the Church of Ireland General Synod, Dún Laoghaire, 12th May 2016
The General Synod of the Church of Ireland is taking place from Thursday 12th May to Saturday 14th May in the Royal Marine Hotel, Dún Laoghaire. The Most Revd Dr Richard Clarke, Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland, delivered his Presidential Address to the Synod shortly after
Taken from Synod News, Category: [2016] Thursday 12th May
Updated on: 13/05/2016

Wide–Ranging Debate on the Report on Commission of Episcopal Ministry and Structures
The Report of the Commission of Episcopal Ministry and Structures was presented to General Synod this afternoon (Friday May 13). Discussion on the report was taken in conjunction with a motion which was proposed by the Commission. Proposing the report, Eithne Harkness said this was the final
Taken from Synod News, Category: [2016] Friday 13th May
Updated on: 13/05/2016

Church of Ireland Communications Competition 2016 Results Announced
The winners of the Central Communications Board’s 2016 Communications Competition for the best newsletters/magazines, websites and innovative use of social media by parishes, dioceses and church organisations were announced today, Saturday 14th May, by the Most Revd Pat Storey, Bishop of Meath and Kildare and Chairman of the Central Communications
Taken from Synod News, Category: [2016] Saturday 14th May
Updated on: 13/05/2016

Motion Urges Support for Development of Children’s Ministry
A motion supporting and encouraging ongoing discussions to make children’s ministry a central, fundamental and integral part of the Church’s life has been passed at General Synod 2016 meeting in Dún Laoghaire this morning (Friday May 13). The motion proposed by Canon Niall Sloane (Dublin) asked General Synod to
Taken from Synod News, Category: [2016] Friday 13th May
Updated on: 13/05/2016

Developments in Education North and South Highlighted in Board of Education Report to Synod
The Report of the Board of Education was presented to General Synod in Dún Laoghaire this morning (Friday May 13). Among the items highlighted in the report were that the Board of Education in Northern Ireland drafted a paper on principles of equality in education and provided training to clergy
Taken from Synod News, Category: [2016] Friday 13th May
Updated on: 13/05/2016

Bishop of Limerick Brings Greetings of the Catholic Church to Synod
The Roman Catholic Bishop of Limerick, the Most Revd Brendan Leahy, brought greetings from the Catholic Church to General Synod this morning (Friday May 13). He reported that his diocese has just completed our first Synod in 80 years in Limerick. He highlighted the recent ‘Love in
Taken from Synod News, Category: [2016] Friday 13th May
Updated on: 13/05/2016

Second Day of Synod Underway
The General Synod of the Church of Ireland continues this morning (Friday May 13) in the Royal Marine Hotel in Dún Laoghaire. Following morning devotions led by the Bishop of Limerick and Killaloe, the Rt Revd Kenneth Kearon. He prayed for those who are marginalized – people who are
Taken from Synod News, Category: [2016] Friday 13th May
Updated on: 13/05/2016