Chapter Installations

At evensong on Sunday 25th November in Saint Mary’s Cathedral, Canon Liz Beasley was installed as Chancellor and the Rev’d Jim Stephens as Prebend (Canon) of St Munchin and Tulloh. The preacher at the service was the Dean of Killaloe, the Very Rev’d Gary Paulsen. Liz Beasley has been Rector …

Bishop’s Appeal calendar

The Church of Ireland Bishops’ Appeal is selling a limited edition calendar for 2019 to support much needed community projects in the Global South throughout that year, for example, access to clean water projects, among others. The calendar commemorates the Disestablishment of the Church of Ireland – the 150th anniversary …

UDYC’s October Update

PAST EVENTS SENIOR SUMMER CAMP                                                                                                                     Our senior summer camp held at Carhue Centre in Bandon, Co. Cork was truly a great end to the summer holidays. Steve Grasham from Church of Ireland Youth Department (CIYD) along with his wife, Rev. Fran, led worship throughout the week. The worship was …

UDYC’s July & August Update

Past Events DIOCESAN CONFIRMATION WEEKEND Our Diocesan Confirmation Weekend this year was held from Friday 1st to Monday 4th June at Muckross Youth Centre, Killarney, Co Kerry. Steve Grasham (Youth Development Development Officer – Church of Ireland Youth Department) led our worship during the weekend. Using the theme of journeys …

UDYC’s June Update

YOUTH STUFF Past Events Taking a Leading Role – Part 1 (By Andrew O’Brien) On Friday the 27th of April, the first weekend of the Leadership training course took place in Django’s Hostel, Cloughjordan. The first evening was a time for everyone to meet and get to know each other …

UDYC’s May Update

Past Events Spring Madness  A good weekend was enjoyed by all who attended Spring Madness Adventure Weekend for secondary school students at BCM Centre, Castledaly, Athlone, Co. Westmeath from Friday 23rd to Sunday 25th March. There was a mixture of activities throughout the weekend such as karting at Galway City …

UDYC’s April Update

Future Events Midlands Alive Junior Weekend 2018 Let the adventure begin! Our Midlands Alive Junior Weekend 2018 will take place at the splendid facilities of the Durrow Centre, Knocknagrally, Durrow, Co. Laois from Friday 13th – Sunday 15th April 2018 for what promises to be an amazing weekend of fun, …