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December 20, 2011

[Church of Ireland] From The Most Revd Alan Harper, OBE, Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland:

The Chancellor’s Autumn Statement in Westminster, the Spending Review and Budget in Dail Eireann, doom and gloom on the High Streets and in shopping malls, is anybody looking forward...

May 11, 2011

Religious leaders are hailing Queen Elizabeth II's historic state visit to Ireland next week as a sign of reconciliation following centuries of sectarian hatred and violence.

Arriving in Dublin on May 17 for a four-day visit, the queen will be the first British monarch to set foot in the...

January 29, 2011

"We're challenged in this very body to 'show up,' to present ourselves ready, willing, and able to help heal this broken world," Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori said on Jan. 30 during her sermon at the 9 a.m. Sung Eucharist service at Christ Church Cathedral in Dublin, Ireland.

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April 7, 2010

Church of Ireland Anglican Archbishop Alan Harper has expressed his "deep regret" that the U.S.-based Episcopal Church has given its consent to the election of Los Angeles Bishop-elect Mary Glasspool. The decision, Harper said in a statement to the Church of Ireland Gazette, "does not reflect...

March 16, 2009

The return of political violence to Northern Ireland looms large over the Church of Ireland's St. Patrick's Day celebrations this year.

Traditionally, on March 17 the church celebrates its ties to Ireland's patron saint with an annual mile-and-a-half walking pilgrimage from Saul to Down...

December 1, 2008

The Most Rev. Alan Harper, archbishop of Armagh and primate of All Ireland, and the Most Rev. John Neill, archbishop of Dublin and bishop of Glendalough, have issued the following statement following the coordinated terrorist attacks in Mumbai that left at least 172 people dead.

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May 14, 2008

President of Ireland Mary McAleese told members of the Church of Ireland's General Synod May 14 that they play a vital role in "applying your hands, heart, mind and soul" to make the island nation "the best it can be through the active citizenship of its people."

McAleese expressed...

May 13, 2008

Archbishop Alan Harper opened the Church of Ireland's General Synod May 13 reflecting on a recent visit to the Holy Land, condemning the car bomb attack on a Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) officer, and outlining a "new and sustaining vision for the Church of Ireland in the 21st...

April 29, 2008

Bishop Michael Jackson of Clogher in the Church of Ireland is delighted that Anglican Bishop in Jerusalem Suheil Dawani has agreed to visit his diocese May 8-12 as part of the Macartan 1500+ Project, which celebrates more than 1500 years since the death of Clogher diocese's patron saint, St....

April 29, 2008

The President of Ireland, Mary McAleese, will address the Church of Ireland's General Synod when it convenes in Galway in May, the first time ever that a sitting President of Ireland will have done so.

McAleese will visit the General Synod on Wednesday, May 14, the second day of the...

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