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  Adam Loftus (Archbishop)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
1533- April 5, 1605) was Archbishop of Armagh and Dublin, and Lord Chancellor of Ireland from 1581.
In 1565 Queen Elizabeth I of England, to supplement the meagre income derivable from the archbishopric in a politically unstable country, appointed Loftus temporarily to the deanery of St Patrick's; and in the same year he became president of the new commission for ecclesiastical causes.
In 1567 he was made Archbishop of Dublin, where the queen expected him to carry out reforms in the Church.
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 Primate of All Ireland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Roman Catholic Archbishop of Armagh is Seán Brady.
The Church of Ireland Archbishop of Armagh is Robin Eames.
Prior to the disestablishment of the Church of Ireland in 1871, the Church of Ireland Archbishop of Armagh was entitled to sit in the House of Lords as a Lord Spiritual, along with the other Archbishops in rotation.
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 Armagh   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Armagh is the seat of both Protestant and Roman Catholic Archbishops, both referred to as Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland.
Armagh was founded in 444 by St. Patrick, and has been the spiritual capital of Ireland for 1500 years.
Armagh has a campus of Queen's University, Belfast Together with part of the district of Newry and Mourne, it forms the Newry & Armagh (constituency)Newry & Armagh constituency for elections to the Westminster Parliament and Northern Ireland Assembly.
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 Archdiocese of Armagh
On 19 February 1995 he was ordained Coadjutor Archbishop of Armagh, and on the retirement of Cardinal Cahal B. Daly, succeeded as Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland on the 1st of October 1996.
The Archdiocese of Armagh is represented by the pallium, which is the scapular made of lamb's wool given by the Pope to symbolise the authority of an archbishop.
The other half of the shield, Archbishop Brady's personal armorial bearings, is an adaptation of the ancient shield of arms associated with Mac Brádaigh of Cúl Bhríde, which comprises the district around Stradone in County Cavan.
www.armagharchdiocese.org /html/arch/brady.html   (454 words)

  
 GEORGE STONE - LoveToKnow Article on GEORGE STONE
(1708-1764), archbishop of Armagh, was the son of Andrew Stone, a London banker, and was educated at Westminster School and Christ Church, Oxford.
In 1733 George Stone was made dean of Ferns, and in the following year he exchanged this deanery for that of Derry; in 1740 he became bishop of Ferns, in 1743 bishop of Kildare, in 1745 bishop of Derry, and in 1747 archbishop of Armagh.
Archbishop Stone, who never married, was a man of remarkably handsome appearance; and his manners were " eminently seductive and insinuating." Richard Cumberland, who was struck by the " Polish magnificence " of the primate, speaks in the highest terms of his courage, tact, and qualities as a popular leader.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /S/ST/STONE_GEORGE.htm   (556 words)

  
 Archbishop Brady   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The ceremony of installation was held in St. Patrick's Cathedral, Armagh, on Sunday, November 3, the feast of St. Malachy.
In December 1994 he was appointed Coajutor Archbishop of Armagh, and was ordained in February, 1995.
The archdiocese of Armagh is represented by the pallium, symbolising the authority of an archbishop.
www.iol.ie /~stpats/armagh.htm   (435 words)

  
 Primate (religion) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
A primate in the Western Church is an archbishop or bishop who has authority not just over the bishops of his own province, as a Metropolitan does, but over a number of provinces, such as a national church.
In England, however, the metropolitans of the two provinces of Canterbury and York, the Archbishop of Canterbury and the Archbishop of York, are Primate of All England and Primate of England respectively.
In the United States the Archbishop of Baltimore is called "honorary primate" since he was granted ceremonial precedence before all American archbishops, as Baltimore was the first diocese in the nation.
www.eastcleveland.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Primate_(religion)   (453 words)

  
 ADAM LOFTUS - LoveToKnow Article on ADAM LOFTUS
1533-1605), archbishop of Armagh and Dublin, and lord chancellor of Ireland, the son of a Yorkshire gentleman, was educated at Cambridge.
In 1565 Queen Elizabeth, to supplement the meagre income derivable from the archiepiscopal see owing to the disturbed state of the country, appointed Loftus temporarily to the deanery of St Patricks; and in the same year he became president of the new commission for ecclesiastical causes.
It again became extinct more than once afterwards, but was on each occasion revived in favor of a descendant through the female line; and it is now held by the marquis of Ely in conjunction with other family titles.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /L/LO/LOFTUS_ADAM.htm   (428 words)

  
 Archbishop Joseph Dixon
Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland - 1806-1866
Archbishop Crolly had started the building of a new Cathedral in Armagh but, when the walls were completed to the plans of Mr.
The Archbishop knew well the value of a sound Catholic education and he spent much of his time trying to ensure that all his flock had the opportunity of receiving it.
www.primatedixon.coalisland.ni.sch.uk /Cover.htm   (4741 words)

  
 SEE of Armagh (Archdiocese), Ireland, Lewis, 1837 description ©Jane Lyons   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Prior to the year 799, the bishop of Armagh and his sufragan bishops were obliged to attend the royal army during the military expeditions of the king of Ireland; but on a remonstrance made by Conmach, then archbishop, the custom was discontinued.
In 1247, Archbishop Reginald or Rayner separated the county of Louth from the diocese of Clogher, and annexed it to Armagh.
In 1614-15, a regnant of the episcopal property of Armagh, together with a large additional tract of land, accruing from the forfeited estates of the Earls of Tyrone and Tyrconnel, was made to Primate Hampton.
www.from-ireland.net /lewis/arm/armarchdio.htm   (1499 words)

  
 Church of Ireland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Under the provisions of the 1801 Act of Union, one archbishop and the three bishops chosen by rotation would be Lords Spiritual, joining several bishops from the Church of England.
The Primate of All Ireland is the Archbishop of Armagh, whose seat is the mediaeval.
The current Archbishop of Armagh is His Grace Archbishop Robin Eames.
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 Armagh (city)
City and county town of County Armagh, Northern Ireland; population (1991) 12,700.
Armagh was a noted seat of learning; St Patrick founded a monastic school here, and in 1169 Rory O'Connor, the last high king of Ireland, founded a ‘professorship’.
The city was the seat of the kings of Ulster for 700 years, and is now the seat of both the Roman Catholic and Anglican archbishops of Ireland, each of whom bears the title ‘Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland’.
www.tiscali.co.uk /reference/encyclopaedia/hutchinson/m0002952.html   (203 words)

  
 New Catholic Dictionary: George Dowdall   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Archbishop of Armagh, born Drogheda, County Louth, Ireland, 1487; died London, England, 1558.
He was prior of the monastery of Crutched Friars at Ardee at the time of its suppression, 1519, was pensioned, and became the schismatical Archbishop of Armagh.
Under Queen Mary he led the Catholic party, endeavored to repair the injuries to religion, suffered during the preceding reigns, and having renounced the schism, was appointed by the pope to his original see.
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 Briefing
For a man who holds the titles of Archbishop of Armagh, Primate of All-Ireland and successor of St Patrick, Dr Seán Brady is a remarkably gentle and modest man who immediately puts people at their ease.
Archbishop Brady identifies the work of evangelisation and reading the signs of the times as one aspect of the vision of Vatican II which has not been taken on board.
Archbishop Brady regards this lack of zeal for evangelisation, or mission, as a misinterpretation of Vatican II particularly prevalent in his own country of Ireland.
www.catholic-ew.org.uk /briefing/0411/041101.htm   (1446 words)

  
 BBC News | NORTHERN IRELAND | Dublin archbishop is new Irish cardinal
His appointment has broken the Vatican tradition of conferring the honour on the Archbishop of Armagh - the leader of the Catholic church in Ireland.
Archbishop Sean Brady has held that position since the retirement of his predecessor Cardinal Cahal Daly.
But Archbishop Connell, who said he was deeply moved to be chosen, has been quick to play down any suggestions of division.
news.bbc.co.uk /low/english/uk/northern_ireland/newsid_1131000/1131277.stm   (440 words)

  
 armreg.htm
The Armagh Diocesan Registry archive comprises 409 volumes and c.17,655 documents relating to the primacy, the province and the archdiocese of Armagh, 1240, 1291 and 1360-1977.
The chronological range of the Armagh material as a whole is from the middle of the 14th to the middle of the 16th century, but it is not equally distributed over the whole period.
The reply of the Archbishop of Armagh always registers a protest, and throughout the volume he refuses to attend Parliament whenever it is summoned to meet within the archbishopric of Dublin.
www.proni.gov.uk /records/private/armagh.htm   (13092 words)

  
 No more eulogies, says Irish archbishop
Undeterred by his critics, Archbishop Brady has said that a liturgy committee strongly urged the directive and that a majority of priests and funeral directors support it.
Archbishop Brady was appointed Coadjutor Archbishop of Armagh in December 1994 and succeeded Cardinal Cahal Daly on November 3, 1996 (the Feast of Saint Malachy) as Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland.
Archbishop Brady is a member of the Episcopal Board of the International Commission on English in the Liturgy (ICEL).
www.adoremus.org /6-72K.Brady.html   (225 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Peter Lombard   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
In 1594 he was made provost of the cathedral at Cambrai.
When he went to Rome, a few years later, Clement VIII thought so highly of his learning and piety that he appointed him, in 1601, Archbishop of Armagh.
Armagh was thus left without an archbishop for nearly a quarter of a century.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/09336a.htm   (629 words)

  
 Saint Malachy of Armagh
In 1123, Malachy's uncle, the lay abbot of Bangor, resigned in favor of Malachy.
However, Armagh had been hereditary for generations and Celsus' family installed his cousin, Murtagh as Archbishop.
In 1132, Malachy assumed pastoral and spiritual care of the Armagh upon the direct command of the papal legate, but left the revenues and temporal care to Murtagh.
www.stmalachi.org /parish/stmalach.htm   (377 words)

  
 Northern Ireland - County Armagh/City of Armagh
The spiritual capital of Ireland for 1,500 years and the seat of both Protestant and Catholic archbishops, Armagh is the most venerated of Irish cities.
A heritage center in the stables of Armagh's 1770 palace demesne explores a day in the life of the palace in 1776.
The Armagh Story, with its illustrated wall panels, audiovisual displays, sound effects and narrative explanations, explores the evolution of belief, focusing on ancient times, Patrick's arrival to Armagh, the Viking invasions of Ireland and contemporary society.
www.geographia.com /northern-ireland/ukiarm01.htm   (455 words)

  
 Independent Catholic News
St Patrick's Cathedral, Armagh, will be re-opened with a rite of dedication this Sunday at 3.00pm, after major restoration.
Archbishop Brady has said in a message to the priests and people of the Archdiocese: "I thank you sincerely for your great commitment and dedication to the Faith and to the Church in Armagh.
A history of the Cathedral can be accessed on the Archdiocese of Armagh website: http://www.armagharchdiocese.org (the virtual tour of the Cathedral has not been updated since the restoration).
www.indcatholicnews.com /armag.html   (744 words)

  
 The Catholic Communications Office   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Most Rev Seán Brady, Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland Dr Brady is a native of Laragh, Co Cavan, Diocese of Kilmore.
On 19 February 1995 he was ordained Coadjutor Archbishop of Armagh and on the retirement of Cardinal Cahal B.Daly, succeeded as Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland on the 1st October 1996.
Archbishop Brady is currently President of the Irish Bishops’ Conference.
www.catholiccommunications.ie /marriageandfamily2004/biographies.html   (454 words)

  
 The Church of Ireland Diocese of Armagh   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
On Thursday 9 June, St Columba’s Day, the Archbishop of Armagh, the Most Reverend Dr Robin Eames, celebrated 30 years as a bishop and archbishop in the Church of Ireland.
In 1986 he was elected Archbishop of Armagh, Primate of all Ireland and Metropolitan.
In recognition of this event the Diocesan Secretary, Mrs Jane Leighton, presented the Archbishop with a silver salver from the Diocese of Armagh to mark the 30th anniversary of his Consecration as a Bishop on St Columba’s Day, 9th June 1975.
armagh.anglican.org /news.html   (564 words)

  
 Irish Books ©Jane Lyons
Armagh history and society : : interdisciplinary essays on the history of an Irish county / editors: A.J. Hughes and William Nolan.
The records of the Archbishops of Armagh : being an indexed catalogue of manuscripts, documents and books in the Archiepiscopal Registry of Armagh /[comp.] by H. Love.
Marshall, John J. - History of Charlemont Fort and Borough, in the county of Armagh, and of Mountjoy Fort in the county of Tyrone.
www.from-ireland.net /books/armagh.htm   (1241 words)

  
 Catholic World News : NEW PRIMATE INSTALLED FOR IRISH CHURCH
Archbishop Sean Brady was installed on Sunday as the Archbishop of Armagh, the successor to St. Patrick and Primate of All Ireland.
Archbishop Brady, 57, was born into a farming family in County Cavan, and began his education at schools there.
At the installation ceremony, Archbishop Brady said that the greatest challenge facing the Church in Ireland is the drive to find a path toward lasting peace in Northern Ireland.
www.cwnews.com /news/viewstory.cfm?recnum=2821   (616 words)

  
 Archbishop Brady   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The last Kilmore man to become archbishop of Armagh was Hugh O'Reilly of Ballintemple.
Born in 1581, he became bishop of Kilmore in 1625 and went to Armagh in 1628.
The armorial bearings of the new archbishop show the arms of the archdiocese of Armagh in one half and the personal arms of Archbishop Sean in the other.
www.iol.ie /~galwill/kilmore/armagh.htm   (449 words)

  
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Macauley, Ambrose: William Crolly, Archbishop of Armagh 1835-49, 1-19.
Jefferies, Henry A.: The church courts of Armagh on the eve of the Reformation, 1-38.
Jefferies, Henry A.: Diocesan synods and convocations in Armagh on the eve of the Tudor Reformations, 120-132.
www.xs4all.nl /~tbreen/Journals/Armagh.html   (847 words)

  
 magoo.com: McGoughs, McGeoughs, and McGeoghs in the Civil Parish of Donaghmoyne and the Barony of Farney by Hugh McGough
The barony of Farney is bounded on the north by the barony of Cremorne, on the east by county Armagh, on the south by the counties of Louth and Meath, and on the west by county Cavan.
On sheet 28B (Sraith Eolais: Armagh, Cavan, Monaghan, and Tyrone) of the Discovery Series the 1:50 000 map of the Ordnance Survey of Ireland, Fincarn Hill is at national grid reference H 826 747.
In 1247, Archbishop Rayner separated the county of Louth from the diocese of Clogher, and annexed it to Armagh.
www.magoo.com /hugh/donaghmoyne.html   (17584 words)

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