July 06, 2014 by probie in News
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CHRIST CHURCH DROMARD FLOWER FESTIVAL

Christ Church Dromard is celebrating its 250th anniversary. This very special church is located in the woods on the sea shore at Beltra County Sligo. There will be two separate events held to mark this historic moment. The first event is250th Anniversary Flower Festival which will be held 11th-13th July 2014 opening times 11:00am-6:00pm you may obtain details

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June 03, 2014 by probie in News
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TWO CANONS AND A READER

At a service held in Saint Patrick’s Cathedral, Killala, on the afternoon of Sunday 1st July, two members were admitted to the newly reconstituted Chapter of TKA and another Diocesan Reader was licensed for TKA by the Bishop. The Venerable Gary Hastings, Rector of Galway Parish and Archdeacon of Tuam

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May 16, 2014 by probie in News
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TUAM CHAPTER BILL PASSED

A Bill to provide for the future management and regulation of St Mary’s Cathedral, Tuam, in the United Dioceses of Tuam, Killala and Achonry was presented at General Synod 2014. While preserving the ancient prebendaries attaching to St Mary’s Cathedral, the Bill sought to set out in a single piece

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May 16, 2014 by probie in News
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TIDINGS COMMENDED

Every year at General Synod, the Central Communications Board of the Church of Ireland awards prizes to those who work in the field of church related communications and who they consider to be exemplary examples of this aspect of church life. At General Synod 2014 The diocesan magazine of TKA,

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May 16, 2014 by probie in News
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REVD. GEORGE TRIMBY

  Clergy and parishioners alike in Tuam, Killala and Achonry were deeply saddened to learn of the sudden and untimely death of the Reverend George Trimby on 14th May. George played a valuable role in the diocese – not least during his period as Mothers’ Union Diocesan President. He was

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May 07, 2014 by probie in News
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TKA FUN DAY

On the first May Bank Holiday weekend of the year, folks from far and wide, north and south, in fact from all over the diocese of TKA, came together at Cong for the 2014 TKA Diocesan Fun Day.             It was mild and misty, as

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April 08, 2014 by probie in News
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CLERICAL APPOINTMENTS

Two recent clerical appointments were completed by licencing by Bishop Rooke at a meeting of the Diocesan Council on 3rd April 2014. Revd. Canon Derick Swann was licenced as Priest in Charge of Achonry Parish and Revd. Doris Clements was licenced as Diocesan Priest of TKA. On Sunday 6th April,

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March 20, 2014 by probie in News
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TKA CLERGY AND READERS QUIET DAY

The first TKA Quiet Day for Clergy and Readers was held in Straid Parish Church in Foxford. Bishop Patrick Rooke began the day with a celebration of Holy Communion before introducing the speaker, Revd. Alan Lorimer who led the group in an exploration of          ’ Centring

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March 20, 2014 by probie in News
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SLIGO DAFFODIL DAY

Volunteers are sought for Sligo Daffodil Day on 28th March 2014. In particular we need people to donate, wrap and sell daffodils. If you would like to help please ring: Mrs Rhoda Brett – 09647148 Or Mrs Mary Kilgallen- 0857444282 The Daffodil Day will run from Wine Street car park

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March 14, 2014 by probie in News
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FAREWELL TO KATH AND GEORGE

A clergy dinner! That was the cry by one and all when the news broke of the imminent move of Revd. Canon Kathy Trimby back to her native Wales. And so it came to pass that the clergy of TKA met to break bread and, with love and feelings of loss

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