100 years reflecting on the past and building a future together


The Church Leaders Group.

The members of the Church Leaders’ Group (Ireland) will lead a service broadcast on BBC Radio 4 and BBC Radio Ulster this Sunday morning, 2nd May, to mark the centenary of the partition of the island of Ireland and the formation of Northern Ireland.

The Radio 4 Sunday Worship service will begin at 8.10am and the Radio Ulster Morning Service will run from 10.15am. The programme will be available afterwards on the Sunday Worship and Morning Service websites.

The Church Leaders Group includes; Archbishop John McDowell (Church of Ireland Primate), the Revd Dr Tom McKnight (Methodist President), the Rt Revd Dr David Bruce (Presbyterian Moderator), the Very Revd Dr Ivan Patterson (President, Irish Council of Churches), and Archbishop Eamon Martin (Roman Catholic Church Primate).