Archdeacon of Belfast George Davison (55) has been elected as bishop of Connor

The newly elected Church of Ireland bishop of Connor is Archdeacon of Belfast George Davison (55). He succeeds Bishop Alan Abernethy, who retired at t(...)

The International Eucharistic Congress in 2012 marked a turning point, when Irish Catholics saw that they were not isolated. Photograph: Alan Betson

Something is quietly changing in the Catholic Church in Ireland. It has had two horrible decades in which scandal seemed to follow scandal. The ordina(...)