Dates for your Diary

 

April 2018

Saturday 21st April – Opening and Dedication of extension to the Reade Hall , Monea: Service of Thanksgiving in Devenish Parish Church at 3pm.

Sunday 22nd April – Clabby Parish Annual Friends Service in Clabby Parish Church at 3pm. Preacher: The Venerable Andrew Forster, Rector of St Anne's, Dungannon. and featuring singers, Valley Voices.

Sunday 22nd April – Dedication of Gravestone of Charles Irwin 1824-1873 Victoria Cross by Bishop John McDowell in Aghadrumsee Parish Church at 3pm.

Wednesday 25th April – Archdeacon Ruddell Prize and Bishop's Medal Competition closing date for entries. All entries to be left at the Diocesan Office, Hall's Lane, Enniskillen. Details in February Clogher Diocesan Magazine.

Thursday 26th April – Lunchtime Healing Service in the Iona Room, St. Macartin's Cathedral Hall, Enniskillen from 1pm - 1.35pm led by Canon Henry Blair.

Saturday 28th April – Coffee Morning for Ulster Project in The Archdale Hall, Lisnaskea, between 10am - 12.30pm to support the teenagers before they head off this summer on the Ulster Project peace trip to the USA.

Saturday 28th April – Aghalurcher MU Sponsored Walk in Colebrooke Park with proceeds to MU Mums in May project in the Democratic Republic of Congo and in Ireland.

May 2018

Tuesday 1st May – Diocesan Council Meeting in The Hilliard Room, St Macartin's Cathedral Hall, Enniskillen at 2pm.

Tuesday 1st May – Board of Education Committee Meeting in the Board Room, Clogher Diocesan Office, Enniskillen at 10.00am.

Tuesday 1st May – Glebes Committee Meeting in the Hilliard Room, St Macartin's Cathedral Hall at 11.00am.

Thursday 3rd May – Clogher Clerical Association at 10am beginning with a Service of Holy Communion in St Macartin's Cathedral followed by tea/coffee in St Macartin's Cathedral Hall, Enniskillen. Speaker: The Revd Bruce Pierce, Director of Education and CPE supervisor of St. Luke's Home, Mahon, Cork on Listening to loss in ministry.'

Thursday 3rd May – General Data Protection Regulation Seminar in St.Macartin's Cathedral Hall, Enniskillen at 8.00pm for parishes in both Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland. Facilitated by Rebekah Fozzard, Manager of Special Projects, RCB, presenting on General Data Protection Regulation and Scott Hayes, Ecclesiastical Insurance, presenting on Policy Changes arising from GDPR, Cyber Insurance & Encrypted email.

Friday 4th May – Mothers' Union Diocesan Area Service for Diocese of Clogher with Commissioning of Revd. Charles Eames, hosted by Donagh Parish at 8pm.

Friday 4th May – Sallaghy Parish Dance in the Church Hall. Music by Robert Brown dancing from 10pm - 1am. £5 including supper with proceeds to church funds.

Thursday 10th - Saturday 12th May 2018 – Church of Ireland General Synod in the Armagh City Hotel.

Friday 11th May – Diocesan Mothers' Union Area Services hosted by Magheracross and Sallaghy Parishes at 8pm.

Saturday 12th May – Reflective Morning with Canon Raymond Fox hosted in St, John's Parish Hall, Fivemiletown. Fellowship of Contemplative Prayer starting at 9.30am with coffee. Prayers from 10am - 12 noon.

Sunday 13th May – Dedication of New Organ in St Mark's Parish Church, Augher at 3pm. Parishioners and former parishioners welcome.

Monday 14th May – Adult Confirmation on St Matthias' Day. Please contact your rector or The Very Revd Kenneth Hall.

Tuesday 15th - Saturday 19th May 2018 – Walk, Word and Witness for Fields of Life as Revd Andrew Quill and others undertake a sponsored walk over 73 miles from St. Finn Barre's Church, Carrickmacross to Templecarne, Pettigo with services enroute in Christ Church, Ballybay; St.Macartan's Cathedral, Clogher; Holy Trinity, Dromore; Colaghty, Lack and Templecarne, Pettigo. Proceeds in aid of Fields of Life Uganda Project.

Thursday 17th May – Clogher Clerical Association in St. Macartin's Cathedral Hall, Enniskillen at 10am beginning with a Service of Holy Communion followed by tea/coffee. Speaker: The Revd. Canon Dr. Ian Ellis on 'Reflections on the General Synod.'

Thursday 17th May – Safeguarding Trust Training Seminars for parishes in the Republic of Ireland in St Patrick's Parish Hall, Monaghan. The following sessions will take place; 5.30pm - Clergy/Panel member training; 7.30pm Youth leader/worker training.

Thursday 17th May – CCNI information evening for parish personnel at 8.00pm in St Macartin's Cathedral Hall, Enniskillen, when Mr Myles McKeown , Head of Compliance at CCNI, will give a presentation to Parish representatives about what will be required of them as registered charities and their responsibilities in complying with the new legislation, especially regarding the annual monitoring returns and submission of documents to CCNI due by 31st October 2018 for NI parishes. Each parish to send up to three relevant personnel, ie. Honorary Treasurer and other key members of the finance team such as Honorary Secretary. Reply to; accountant@clogher.anglican.org no later than Tuesday 15th May 2018 for numbers attending.

Saturday 19th May – Annual Steak BBQ at Donacavey Parish Hall from 7pm - 9pm. This is a great opportunity for the parish to come together with family and friends for an evening of fellowship and lovely food. Tickets prices: steak, burger and sausage £15; burger and sausage £6; children at primary school are free.

Sunday 20th May – Diocesan Ministry of Healing Service in Donagh Parish Church, Glaslough at 7.30pm.

Thursday 24th May – Service of Institution of the Revd Olivia Downey as Rector of Clogher Cathedral Group of Parishes at 7.30pm in Clogher Cathedral.

Thursday 24th May – Lunchtime Healing Service in the Iona Room, St. Macartin's Cathedral Hall, Enniskillen led by Mr Abraham Storey.

Friday 25th May – Diocesan Mothers' Union Spring Council Meeting in St. Macartin's Cathedral Hall, Enniskillen at 8pm.

Friday 25th May – Coffee Morning and Light Lunch in the home of Mrs Miriam Moore, Bishopscourt, Clones from 10.00am - 2.00pm. Proceeds in aid of County Monaghan Church of Ireland Children's Society.

Saturday 26th May – Colaghty Parish Auction in the Parish Hall.

June 2018

Sunday 3rd June – Colaghty Parish Confirmation in Colaghty Parish Church.

Sunday 10th June – Annual Friends' Reunion Service in St Maeldoid's Church, Castleblayney at 3.30pm. Special Preacher: Rev Colin McConaghie, Rector of Carrickmacross.Refreshments after the service. Everyone welcome!

Thursday 14th June – Clogher Clerical Association Summer Barbecue at The See House, Fivemiletown.

Saturday 16th - Sunday 17th June 2018 – Flower Festival in Colebrooke House from 10.00am to 8.00pm each day. Colebrooke Group of Parishes is hosting the Flower Festival display in Colebrooke House and there will be tours of the walled garden. Refreshments will be provided in the Parish Hall each day and Colebrooke Church will also be open for visitors. All proceeds are towards Cancer Connect NI and Colebrooke Group of Parishes.

Thursday 28th June – Lunchtime Healing Service in the Iona Room, St. Macartin's Cathedral, Enniskillen, from 1pm - 1.35pm led by Canon Maurice Armstrong.

July 2018

Sunday 8th - Friday 13th July 2018 – NewWine Sligo Summer Conference: A week of worship, teaching and ministry for individuals groups and families. For more details visit www.newwineireland.org

Thursday 12th July – Aghavea Parish Church Catering at the Twelfth in Brooke Memorial Orange Hall, Brookeborough. More details later.

Thursday 26th July – Lunchtime Healing Service in the Iona Room, St. Macartin's Cathedral Hall, Enniskillen from 1pm - 1.35pm led by Miss Lucy Woods.

Saturday 28th July – Parish Barbecue at Colaghty Parish Church Hall.

August 2018

Wednesday 1st - Friday 3rd August 2018 – Holiday Bible Club in Colaghty Parish Hall.

Thursday 23rd August – Lunchtime Healing Service in the Iona Room, St Macartin's Cathedral Hall, Enniskillen from 1pm - 1.35pm led by Revd Isobel Nixon.

September 2018

Tuesday 4th September – Board of Education Committee Meeting at 10am.

Tuesday 4th September – Glebes Committee Meeting at 11am

Tuesday 4th September – Diocesan Council Meeting at 2pm.

Thursday 27th September – Diocesan Synod at 5.30pm commencing with a Service of Holy Communion in St Macartin's Cathedral, Enniskillen followed by Synod in the Cathedral Hall.

Thursday 27th September – Lunchtime Healing Service in the Iona Room, St. Macartin's Cathedral Hall, Enniskillen from 1pm - 1.35pm led by Archdeacon Brian Harper.

Sunday 30th September – Friends Service hosted by the Garrison Parish Church at 4pm for past and present church members who will be welcomed back to church for a special service of reunion and fellowship. Strule River String Band will be performing.

October 2018

Tuesday 23rd - Thursday 25th October 2018 – Clogher Clerical Association Clergy Conference in Arnold's Hotel, Dunfanaghy, Co. Donegal.

Tuesday 23rd - Thursday 25th October 2018 – Clergy Conference in Arnold's Hotel, Dunfanaghy, Co. Donegal.

Thursday 25th October – Lunchtime Healing Service in the Iona Room, St. Macartin's Cathedral Hall, Enniskillen from 1pm - 1.35pm led by Miss Helen Humphries .

November 2018

Sunday 4th November – Diocesan Ministry of Healing Service in Derryvullen North Parish Church, Irvinestown at 7.30pm

Tuesday 6th November – Board of Education Committee Meeting in the Board Room, Clogher Diocesan Office, Enniskillen at 10am.

Tuesday 6th November – Glebes Committee Meeting in the Hilliard Room, St Macartin's Cathedral Hall, Enniskillen at 11am.

Tuesday 6th November – Diocesan Council Meeting in the Hilliard Room, St Macartin's Cathedral Hall, Enniskillen at 2pm.

Thursday 15th November – Clogher Clerical Association in St. Patrick's Parish Church, Monaghan, commencing with a Service of Holy Communion at 11.30am followed by tea/coffee. Speaker: The Bishop.

Sunday 18th November – Clogher Diocesan BIG SING in St Macartin's Cathedral, Enniskillen at 7pm. Email your favourite hymn to bigsing@clogher.anglican.org or submit it in writing to the Diocesan Office. A selection of favourite hymns from people across the diocese will be included in the selection of hymns at the event.

Thursday 22nd November – Lunchtime Healing Service in the Iona Room, St. Macartin's Cathedral, Enniskillen from 1pm - 1.35pm led by Canon Henry Blair.

Sunday 25th November – A Commemoration of the End of the First World War Service in Lisbellaw Parish Church at 7pm. Speaker: The Bishop of Clogher, the Right Revd John McDowell.

December 2018

Thursday 6th December – Clogher Clerical Association AGM and Christmas Lunch in St. Macartan's Cathedral, Clogher, commencing with a Service of Holy Communion at 11.30am followed by AGM and Christmas Lunch in Corick House Hotel, Clogher.

Sunday 9th December – Annual Praise and Gift Service in Killeevan Parish Church, Clones, Co Monaghan at 3.00pm

May 2019

Thursday 16th - Saturday 18th May 2019 – 2019 General Synod in the Millennium Forum, Londonderry.

Thursday 7th - Saturday 9th May 2020 – 2020 General Synod in Croke Park Meetings and Events Centre.

 

last updated 19th April 2018