Added on 29/10/2012
The annual Swift Commemoration Service was held in Saint Patrick’s Cathedral, Dublin on Sunday 21 October 2012. The President of Ireland, President Michael D. Higgins, gave the address.
The Dean, the Very Revd Victor Stacey, and Canon Patrick Lawrence greet the President at the entrance to the cathedral before the President’s address at the annual Swift Service.
Following the service, at the Deanery.
From left to right: Dean Victor Stacey, Dean Victor Griffin, President Michael D. Higgins and the Chancellor, Canon Patrick Lawrence. The painting in the background is of Dean Jonathan Swift.