‘Capturing the Past,’ an intergenerational history project led by Heather Carson, Parish Development Officer, Church of Ireland in Lower Shankill, has created a lasting legacy.
When the MV Princess Victoria sent out a distress call on January 31 1953, it was heard by a young tugboat crewman, who alerted his Master.
Clonard Monastery nominated Baby Basics Belfast for its Crib Appeal for Christmas 2022, and on January 22 presented a cheque for £4,000 to Karen Webb, Church Army Evangelist in Connor’s North Belfast Centre of Mission.
Cumann Gaelach na hEaglaise (Irish Guild of the Church of Ireland) has appointed Dr Rita Kelly as Irish Language Development Officer for the Cumann.
The Bishop of Connor is seeking to appoint incumbents to two parishes – the Parish of St Paul, Lisburn, and the Parish of Dunluce, Bushmills.
The Irish Council of Churches – one of the world’s oldest national representative church bodies – celebrated its centenary with a special service of worship at Belfast Cathedral on January 22.
Cushendun Old Church in Connor Diocese is one of 11 churches commemorated in the Representative Church Body (RCB) Library’s Archive of the Month for January 2023.
The 70th anniversary of the sinking of the MV Princess Victoria in the mouth of Belfast Lough with the loss of 137 souls will be commemorated at a special service in Belfast Cathedral on January 29.