The Rev Trevor Johnston, rector of All Saints’, University Street, Belfast, has been appointed curate-in-charge of St Nicholas’ Parish Church, Lisburn Road, Belfast. He will continue as rector of All Saints’.
Since the beginning of lockdown, clergy in Muckamore, Killead and Gartree; Stoneyford; and All Saints’, Antrim, have come together to livestream Morning Prayer on Monday to Friday each week at 9am.
It was a Consecration Service like no other – rows of empty pews, no congregational singing, and liberal use of hand sanitiser before the individual laying on of hands – but at 5.30pm on Thursday the waiting was over for the Rt Rev George Davison – and Connor Diocese finally had a new Bishop!
The Service of Consecration of George Davision as Bishop of Connor took place in St Patrick’s Cathedral, Armagh, on September 3. Watch it on video.
Bishop-designate George Davison has recorded a video message on the eve of his consecration as Bishop of Connor.
The Representative Church Body Library’s long-term project to digitize and make freely available the complete run of the Church’s all-island newspaper, the Church of Ireland Gazette (in print since 1856) is about to be fulfilled.
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