Clogher Diocese representatives attend General Synod in Armagh


Attending General Synod in Armagh.

Clogher Diocese representatives are among more than 500 people attending this year’s Church of Ireland General Synod being held at the Armagh City Hotel from Thursday, 10th May until Saturday, 12th May.

Clogher Diocese has 14 clerical and 28 lay members elected to General Synod.

Following the Presidential address by the Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All-Ireland, Most Revd Dr Richard Clarke, some of the main business of the first day included the introduction of a bill providing for an order for morning and evening prayer in the Book of Common Prayer and also bills on adult safeguarding. They will receive a final reading on Saturday.

Some of the Clogher Diocese members listening to debates at General Synod.