WELCOME

Welcome to the website of the Parish of Derriaghy.


The Parish of Derriaghy is part of the Church of Ireland Diocese of Connor and has two churches - Christ Church, Derriaghy and St. Andrew's, Colin.


Services are held every Sunday in both churches and we would be delighted if you were able to join us as at any of the services; we can assure you of a warm welcome.




Sunday 15th September 2019

Christ Church, Derriaghy

     11.00am  Family Service

  6.30pm  Holy Communion 



St. Andrew's, Colin

11.30am  Morning Prayer


NEW RECTOR - REV AARON McALISTER

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We are delighted to announce the appointment of our new Rector,   Reverend Aaron McAlister, currently the Curate of All Saints' Parish, Antrim.


After working for 20 years in the Driver Vehicle Agency, Aaron began training for the ministry  - initially at the University of Chester, followed by two years at the Church of Ireland Theological College in Dublin. 


Ordained Deacon in 2015, Aaron spent his Deacon intern placement at Holy Trinity, Portrush, before being ordained to the Priesthood in 2016 and appointed as Curate at All Saints's, Antrim.


Married to Melanie, they have two children, Jacob and Ellie.


We are looking forward with great excitement and anticipation to the arrival of Aaron and Melanie and the beginning of a new chapter in the life and witness of Derriaghy Parish.


DATE OF INSTITUTION - THURSDAY 26th SEPTEMBER 2019 

at 8.00pm in CHRIST CHURCH, DERRIAGHY.