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Rector’s letter, October 2016

Sep 14th, 2016 | By | Category: Notice Board

Sometimes things can take a lot less time than you think.

The Church of Ireland allows clergy to take sabbatical leave from time to time, periods away from the parish to allow opportunity for reading, study and thinking. The guideline is that sabbatical leave of three months might be granted every seven years. Having completed thirty years of parish ministry last June and never having taken a sabbatical break, I thought about taking one this last summer. We never know how things will turn out and, in retrospect, it was …