February 2022 Gazette

Our first issue of 2022 is out now, and full of features and news.

The Mother’s Union All Ireland President, June Butler, documents her fundraising walk of the dioceses, which she undertook over the last few months.

Lydia Monds looks at how we can equip the Church to take action and end domestic abuse, after there was a substantive reaction to the Mother’s Union presentation at General Synod, highlighting the prevalence of violence against women and girls.

We learn how the Black Santa appeal has raised record sums for charities, and other news stories from around the dioceses.

Paul Mc Fadden meets Kenny McFarland to hear about his experiences as a bandsman, in pre, and post Troubles times.

The devotional comes from Revd Paul Arbuthnot, and there are all the usual features, including Diocesan Focus, Clergy News, Liturgical Notes, and much more.