Irish Church

The Irish Church may refer to:

  • The Roman Catholic Church in Ireland
  • The Anglican (Protestant) Church of Ireland
  • The (also Protestant) Presbyterian Church in Ireland

See also Christianity in Ireland for the general history and the overview of Christianity in Ireland.

Other articles related to "irish church, church":

History Of Ireland (800–1169) - Reform of The Irish Church
... There were major reforms in the Irish church during the 12th century ... were influenced by, relations within the church as well as secular politics ... Before the 11th century the church in Ireland was monastic, with bishops residing at monasteries and without a permanent diocesan structure ...
Synod Of Cashel - The Seventh Act
... of the seventh act concerns the relationship between the Anglican and the Irish Church ... of the synod, and have seen in it the origins of a policy of anglicisation of the Irish church pursued by the Angevin kings in Ireland ... and the extension of the electoral procedure of the English church to the Irish church is presumed to derive in principle from this decree ...

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