Church News Ireland – January 13

Image of the day – Southwell Cathedral

+People and places
More prestigious Scouting awards for Derry parish leaders
New Youth Outreach Programme in Sion Mills
New Mothers’ Union Diocesan President for Down and Dromore
Newly-commissioned Diocesan Readers
Passing of noted cathedral organist
Linen Hall Library event for Holocaust Memorial Day

+News Reports
C of I to conduct survey of members on ethnic diversity, inclusion and racial justice
Pope Francis pops by his favourite record store to say ‘Hello’
Gay, lesbian bishops meet online with archbishop of Canterbury ahead of Lambeth Conference

Meeting Bishop Hannon and his son by Steve Stockman

+Poem for today
The River Foyle by John F. McCartney

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