Church News Ireland – July 13

Image of the day – bright and beautiful

+People and places
Mothers’ Union firsthand insight on Sri Lanka
Lay leadership in parishes inevitable with decline in clergy numbers – Bishop Leahy
Dublin in the Rare Auld Times
Presbyterian Moderator attends commemoration in Dublin

+World news
Church will not punish clergy for failures to hit net-zero goals
Archbishop of Canterbury’s concern for the Church of Ceylon
Christian Aid responds to reports of deaths in South Sudan from starvation


+In the media
Childhood intrigue at root of fascination with the Twelfth – Malachi O’Doherty

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

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