Church News Ireland – May 17

Image of the day – The Missions to Seafarers’ Flying Angel in Belfast

+People and places
Commissioning of Pastoral Visitors
New rector for Donemana
Canon of the Metropolitan Cathedral installed
Show Time for Garrison Parish men
Glory be! Tredagh Singers return again with Handel’s Messiah
Kerygma concert for CMSI work in Nepal
Tributes paid as former MEP and IFA President Alan Gillis passes away

+News reports
Rift over same-sex marriage in Anglican Church of Australia deepens after synod vote, threatening schism

+In the media
Papal nuncio who played key role in NMH building transfer set to leave Ireland
Marks and Spencer boss: Brexit forced us to withdraw 600 lines from Irish stores
Sweden and Finland apply for Nato membership

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