Church News Ireland – August 26

Image of the day – A heart for the community in Bunclody

+People and places
Surprise for Connor rector on 20th anniversary
Beautifully restored St Bartholomew’s Church in Ballsbridge an inspiration and incentive
Cost-of-living crisis: Irish church leaders call for help for vulnerable on both sides of border
Kildarton Sunflower festival
New Ecumenical Canon in Armagh

+World News
Scots Churches issue joint statement on West Bank settlement proposal
Afghan house churches ‘continue to grow’

+Poem for today
Friendship by Elizabeth Jennings

+Speaking to the soul
Short reading and a prayer – daily on this site

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