Church News Ireland – June 14

Image of the day – St Colman’s Dunmurry

+People and places
Arklow Methodist Church celebrates 200 years of worship
St. Katharine’s celebrated the Platinum Jubilee
Clonard: Annual novena returns to in-person masses
Moderator wants to see woman leading the Presbyterian Church in his lifetime
Synod LGBT group calls for gay marriage in churches
Connaught Rangers Association remembers

+News reports
Archbishop of Canterbury is praying for the Pope to get better as there are fears he may resign
Freedom in Hong Kong is ‘diminishing’, says bishop

+In the media
Churches source of pain and suffering for LGBTQI+ community, Pride service hears
Bishop criticises Higgins’s statement on Nigerian church massacre as ‘far-fetched’

+Webinars, music, resources, broadcasts, and books
RCB Library marks the 100th anniversary of the loss of the Public Record Office of Ireland

+Poem for today
Ulysses by Alfred Lord Tennyson

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