Church News Ireland – December 24

Image of the day – Santa visits Presbyterian care home

+People and places
Archbishop of Canterbury’s Christmas message
Over €1,000 raised at Mallow Carol Services
Presbyterian Church Nursing home’s Christmas surprise
Love that reaches across borders – President of the Methodist Church
Ballinamallard ministers well-supported for 12-hour sit-out

+Webinars, music, resources, broadcasts and books
Kate’s tribute to pandemic heroes in TV carol service
Westminster Abbey on television and online
Daniel O’Donnell on Songs of Praise
Rekindle: Taking stock and edging forward in children’s ministry

+News Reports
Pope Francis urges humility as he chides cardinals and bishops in Christmas address

+Poem for today
Advent 1955 by John Betjeman

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