NCC Dublin – St Laurence’s

HiberniaTheIslesJCCDecree of Canonical Erection of a Parish in order to provide Pastoral Care for the faithful within the City of Dublin

We hereby erect a Parish of the National Catholic Church of the United Kingdom and Ireland for the pastoral care of the faithful within the City of Dublin, within our Diocese of Hibernia & The Isles.

The Parish is dedicated to Our Lady Queen of Ireland, St Laurence O’Toole, and St John XXIII.

Liturgical celebrations shall take place wheresoever the Parish Priest so chooses within the City.

We hereby place the Parish under our especial care and protection and appoint ourself as parish priest.

The community of Christian faithful consists of those who wish to worship, be that by assisting at the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass, or who avail themselves of the Sacraments of the Church in the National Catholic Parish named above.

We assume that the Christian faithful who participate in this community within the Diocese of Hibernia & The Isles will support the liturgical and pastoral life of the parish.

This decree takes effect from its promulgation.

Given at Dublin,
Feast of the Holy and Undivided Trinity,
22 May 2016.

✠ M. John P. B. Carchrie Campbell
Bishop of Hibernia & The Isles

NCC Gibraltar – St Bernard’s

Decree of Canonical Erection of a Parish in order to provide Pastoral Care for the faithful within the City of Gibraltar

We hereby erect a Parish of the National Catholic Church of the United Kingdom and Ireland for the pastoral care of the faithful within the City of Gibraltar, within our Archdiocese of Anglia & Cambria.

The Parish is dedicated to Our Lady of Europe, St Bernard, and St John XXIII.

Liturgical celebrations shall take place wheresoever the Parish Priest so chooses within the City.

We hereby appoint our Brother in Christ, the Right Reverend Monsignor M.J.P.B. Carchrie Campbell FSDM, Auxiliary Bishop of our Archdiocese, as Parish Priest.

The community of Christian faithful consists of those who wish to worship, be that by assisting at the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass, or who avail themselves of the Sacraments of the Church in the National Catholic Parish named above.

We assume that the Christian faithful who participate in this community within the Archdiocese of Anglia & Cambria will support the liturgical and pastoral life of the parish.

This decree takes effect from its promulgation.

Given at Bedford,
First Sunday of Advent, 
30 November 2014

‡ Peter J. Davies
Archbishop of Anglia & Cambria

Hibernia & The Isles: new bishop appointed

Hibernia & The IslesThe Presiding Archbishop recently announced the appointment of Fr Michael Carchrie Campbell as Bishop of the Diocese of Hibernia and the Isles. Fr Michael is the Parish Priest of the Parish of Our Lady of Walsingham and St Malachy, Belfast and is the current Ordinary of the Priestly Fraternity of the Dowry of Mary.

The date for Fr Michael’s consecration is yet to be set.

Please pray for him as he prepares for his new responsibilities.

Until his consecration, Fr Michael will be known as the Bishop-Elect of Hibernia and The Isles. Archbishop Davies also appointed Fr Michael as domestic prelate and apostolic adminstrator of the Diocese of Scotia.