What is the Shared Island Unit?

To help us understand what the Shared Island Unit, established by the Irish government, is aiming to do we have included: The Taoiseach’s speech to launch the Unit (video + text of speech). Text of Programme for Government, (section that outlines the policy thinking behind establishment of the Shared Island Read more…

A Republic of Ireland Perspective on the 1960s Through the Lens of the Church of Ireland Gazette

Reproduced from www.ireland.anglican.org/library/archive November’s Archive of the Month from the Representative Church Body Library provides a further examination of the transformative decade of the 1960s on the island of Ireland from a Church of Ireland perspective.  Following on from Dr Marie Coleman’s analysis of the 1950s available and Prof Brian Read more…

The Church of Ireland Gazette’s Perspective on Life in 1950s Ireland by Dr Marie Coleman Life in the Ireland of the 1950s was characterised by poor economic performance, high emigration, political instability and social conservatism, and in the north there was a sense calm before the political storm that would Read more…

Whatever you say, say nothing

A report on the views and experiences of Border Protestants for the Church of Ireland Diocese of Clogher. Written by David Gardiner. Commissioned by the Hard Gospel Project. Copyright of the Church of Ireland, the report was published in September 2008. To read more click here.