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Statements following the death of the Duke of Edinburgh

Following the death of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, The Most Revd John McDowell, Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland said: ‘With profound sympathy for Her Majesty the Queen, I wish to express my sincere condolences to her and her whole family on the death of His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh. […]

Revd. Keith and Lyn Scott (CMSI) Update

St. Finnian’s has been involved in supporting Keith and Lyn Scott (CMSI) for a number of years. In April’s Gazette there is an article updating us as to how they are both doing, and the new doors that God seems to be opening up for them.  Please continue to remember the Scotts in your prayers […]

June has begun her 21 in 21 challenge

June Butler, MU’s All Ireland President, has begun a walking challenge to raise funds for the charity’s ‘Mums in May’ fund. 21 in 21 will see June complete three 7km walks in each diocese in Ireland before the end of 2021. That’s a total of 252 kilometres or almost 160 miles.  “With current restrictions I’ve […]

Easter General Vestry 2021

The annual business meeting of the church, the Easter General Vestry, is scheduled to take place on Tuesday 20th April at 7.30 pm in the church. At this meeting the accounts are presented to the parish and the Rector makes a report about the previous year’s activities. A new Select Vestry is elected and people […]

Easter Devotion: The Day a Doubter Believed

Then Jesus told him, ‘You believe because you have seen me. Blessed are those who believe without seeing me.’ If you have a hard time believing there’s a God in Heaven who loves you, if it’s difficult to wrap your mind around the fact that God has a plan for your life, then Easter is […]

Alpha Online – starting 14th April

During the pandemic we have hosted 2 Alpha courses online. This 12 week course offers people an opportunity to explore the meaning of life through looking at key elements of the Christian faith. Each session lasts an hour from 8-9pm and involves watching a video followed by a discussion about the content of the video. […]

Sign up to pray for our prisons

Sign up to pray for the prison population in Northern Ireland next Saturday 3 April. Church of Ireland Chaplain David Jardine will tell you more! If you would like to sign up to pray, please follow this link.

Messy Church Online!

Welcome to Messy Church Online! This year in Messy Church we’re thinking about HOPE – Honesty, Overcoming Things, Perseverance and Endurance. So, let’s make a start by focusing on HONESTY, which is so important in all our relationships with family, friends and God Himself. Songs, stories, videos, crafts and talk. They’re all on the playlist below! And now […]