Category: Church of Ireland Archdeacons

Categories: Anglican Archdeacons | Church of Ireland

Name: Church of Ireland Archdeacons
Timeframe:(1536 - )
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There are three basic levels of ordination in Anglicanism: bishop, priest and deacon. All ordained ministers start out as deacons. Most move on to become priests in about a year. Archdeacons are usually the most senior clergy in an Anglican diocese after the bishop. However, in the Church of England, the Church of Scotland, the Anglican Church of Canada and the Anglican Church of Southern Africa, the most senior priest in the diocese after the bishop is the Dean of the cathedral church. Archdeacons are usually priests, but may be deacons in member churches where women are not permitted to become priests or where a deacon is given supervision over other deacons. See Wikipedia: Anglican ministry.

Archdeacons should be placed in categories for archdeacons of their member church of the communion.

Person Profiles (8)

14 Aug 1844 Annaghdoo, Co Monaghan, Ireland - 22 Apr 1917 photo
19 Jun 1788 - 25 Jul 1840
County Tyrone, Ireland - 28 Sep 1808
abt 1667 County Meath, Ireland - 16 May 1716
- 16 Mar 1641
1621 Fare, Donegal, Ireland - abt 1676
abt 1630 Ireland - 1672
Sep 1920 Shillelagh, County Wicklow, Ireland - 23 Apr 2010

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