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Centenaries Material
1916 A service of the word for a commemoration of the Easter Rising – PDF Further resources will be available here as soon as they are produced   
Taken from Worship, Category: Centenaries Material
Updated on: 08/05/2015

Synod Hears Proposals on Episcopal Ministry and Structures
The commission set up to explore the nature of Episcopal ministry and structures in the Church of Ireland presented its report to General Synod this morning.   The report was proposed by Archdeacon Andrew Forster (Armagh) said that the commission’s work was not all about money and the work
Taken from Synod News, Category: [2015] Friday 8th May
Updated on: 08/05/2015

Investing In the Future, Not Just For the Future – RB Report Flags Plans to Realise Assets for Mission of Church
Using the Church’s assets from the past to invest in the future was the focus of the Report of the Representative Church Body which was presented to General Synod in Armagh this morning. Proposing the report, Chairman of the RB, Mr Robert Neill (Dublin and Glendalough) flagged the RB’s
Taken from Synod News, Category: [2015] Friday 8th May
Updated on: 08/05/2015

Day Two of General Synod Gets Underway in Armagh
The General Synod of the Church of Ireland continues this morning in the Armagh City Hotel. Following morning devotions led by the Bishop of Limerick and Killaloe, the Archbishop of Armagh, welcomed the Roman Catholic Archbishop of Armagh, the Most Revd Eamonn Martin. Archbishop Martin received a
Taken from Synod News, Category: [2015] Friday 8th May
Updated on: 08/05/2015

Report of the Covenant Council Received by Synod
The Report of the Covenant Council has been presented to General Synod this evening. Proposing the report the Revd Barry Forde said that the last 12 months would be remembered as a historic time in the life of the Church of Ireland and the Methodist Church in Ireland following
Taken from Synod News, Category: [2015] Thursday 7th May
Updated on: 07/05/2015

Report of Commission for Christian Unity and Dialogue Adopted by Synod
The report of the Commission for Christian Unity and Dialogue has been presented to the Church of Ireland General Synod this afternoon. Highlighting the work of the commission, the Ven Helene T Steed, Archdeacon of Clogher, said that the Church of Ireland had continued to be active
Taken from Synod News, Category: [2015] Thursday 7th May
Updated on: 07/05/2015

Green Charter Adopted at Church of Ireland General Synod
A motion proposing an Environmental Charter for use by all parishes in the Church of Ireland has been passed by General Synod this afternoon. The motion was brought on behalf of Church and Society Commission and also urges that the resolution be conveyed to Diocesan Synods with a view
Taken from Synod News, Category: [2015] Thursday 7th May
Updated on: 07/05/2015

Motion Highlights Developments Between Church of Ireland and Moravian Church
A Motion dealing with the Church of Ireland’s relationship with the Moravian Church of Great Britain and Ireland has been approved by General Synod. The motion, in the names of the Bishop of Cashel, Ferns and Ossory and the Bishop of Clogher called on General Synod to welcome
Taken from Synod News, Category: [2015] Thursday 7th May
Updated on: 07/05/2015

Motion to Extend the Appointment of the Select Committee on Human Sexuality in the Context of Christian Belief
A motion calling on General Synod to extend the appointment of the Select Committee on Human Sexuality in the Context of Christian Belief for a further two years has been endorsed by Synod this afternoon. The motion was brought by the Revd Gillian Wharton on behalf of
Taken from Synod News, Category: [2015] Thursday 7th May
Updated on: 07/05/2015

Report of Standing Committee Received by Synod
The Report of Standing Committee was presented to Synod this afternoon. The report highlighted some significant matters dealt with over the past year including the significant work carried out on the registration of dioceses and parishes as charities in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland, an analysis of
Taken from Synod News, Category: [2015] Thursday 7th May
Updated on: 07/05/2015