Change in leadership

The world day of prayer in Ireland saw a change in leadership at our AGM in May. Eilis O’Malley completed her term as president of the National Irish Committee and handed over to Mrs Jean Kenny. Also ending their term in the executive committee are Dr. Joan Forsdyke, Secretary and Mrs. Ruth O’Donnell, honorary Treasurer. New office bearer have been appointed for both offices. The new Secretary is Mrs. Hannah Clarke and the new Treasurer is...

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Ireland celebrated with the Women of Egypt

A week has passed since people all around the world gathered to celebrate this years service praying for the people in Egypt. So did people all across Ireland. Interdenominational services were held in many towns and villages. How did you experience this years service? Are you curious to know how other got on? Please see below some picture we have received from some of the services.                   Left: ...

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Thank you for a wonderful TV service

Many thanks to all involved in the recent broadcast of our service on RTE 1. It was a wonderful service and thanks to the hard work of our President Eilis O’Malley and our Secretary Dr. Joan Forsdyke it all came together last minute. A very big thank you to all the readers / actors,  the women who did up our wonderful prayer space and the pianist and all the singers  who led us in musical worship. It would take up to much space to name...

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Televised Service 9. February 2014

It is that time of the year again – the World Day of Prayer Service will be broadcasted on RTE – mark it in your diaries 9. February 2014 at 11.10am. Ireland is small indeed but we are the only country in Europe to have a spot on National Television. This years service with the theme ‘Streams in a desert’ written by the women of Egypt will be broadcasted live on Television, the world wide web and Radio. It’s the...

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Streams in the Desert

  The service for World Day of Prayer 2014 was prepared by the women of Egypt. On the 7th of March people around the world will gather to worship together, following the same order of service preoared by the women of Egypt. We are very fortunate to have RTE inviting us again to have WDP service broadcasted beforehand. The live-broadcast is scheduled for Sunday, 9thof February. The National Executive are busy editing the service for TV ....

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