Church News Ireland – January 18

Image of the day – the Bar Mouth of the River Bann


+People and places
Adventure day for Connor youth at Shane’s Castle
Boys Brigade is back
Appointment in Dublin and Down & Dromore
Andrew Furlong

+Media News
Answers sought to fifty year mystery of statues ‘missing’ from Limerick church
Peace-loving and silent, the Quakers still get things done
Tuam: Truth about mother and baby homes is ‘inextricably linked with the grave sites’
Why an Irish-born priest encouraged a celibate Josephite marriage

+News Reports
Parliament must stop Bill eroding our right to speak out against poverty, Christian Aid warns
I’m lazy and conflict-averse,’ admits Pope Francis

Contrasting images at different levels of society in the UK by Billy Kennedy

+Poem for today
Winter Memories by Henry David Thoreau

Click here – CNI January 18