2018 Conference Information

2018 Conference Information

THE CANON LAW SOCIETY OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2018

THE OLD SWAN HOTEL  HARROGATE - ENGLAND    May 14-18, 2018

 P R O G R A M M E

Monday May 14

2.30pm Arrival and check in & 4.00pm Registration & Afternoon Tea The Research Sub-Committee

5.15pm Opening of the Conference The Very Reverend Paul Churchill.  President

5.30pm SESSION 1: Parish Mergers and Church Closures: Law, Jurisprudence and Pitfalls.  The Reverend William Agley.  Parish Priest, Gosforth, Diocese of Hexham & Newcastle

7.00pm Hospitality  &  7.30pm Dinner

Tuesday May 15

7.00am onwards Breakfast & 9.30am Mass Celebrant & Preacher: The Right Reverend John Arnold, Bishop of Salford

10.30am Morning Coffee

11.00am    SESSION 2: Governance of Catholic healthcare in Australia today: a reflection of the compassion of Christ for the sick in the Catholic tradition.   Ms Michele Hugonnet.    Trustee, Mary Aikenhead Ministries

1.00pm Lunch & 3.30pm Afternoon Tea

4.00pm SESSION 3: Panel of Practioners dealing with Parish Reorganisation  The Right Reverend John Arnold, The Right Reverend Gordon Read,  The Reverend Bill Agley

5.30pm SESSION 4: Let’s be civil: the impact of the GDPR & other 21st century demands on diocesan records and archives, Ms Noelle Dowling. Diocesan Archivist, Archdiocese of Dublin

7.30pm Dinner

Wednesday May 16

7.00am onwards Breakfast & 9.30am Mass Celebrant & Preacher: The Reverend Christopher Dawson, Chancellor, Dicoese of Salford

10.30am Morning Coffee & 11.00am SESSION 5: Invalidity of Marriage.  The Very Reverend Paul Churchill.  President, & Judicial Vicar, Archdiocese of Dublin

1.00pm Lunch  (The Afternoon and evening will be free)

Thursday May 17

7.00am onwards Breakfast & 9.30am Mass Celebrant & Preacher: The Reverend Paul Coyle.  Assistant Chancellor, Archdiocese of Dublin

10.30am Morning Coffee & 11.00am Annual General Meeting of the Canon Law Society

1.00pm Lunch &  3.30pm Afternoon Tea

4.00pm SESSION 6: The notion and factors that cause and affect Imputability.  The Very Reverend Peter O. Akpoghiran.  Judicial Vicar, Archdiocese of New Orleans

5.30pm SESSION 7: Question & Answer Session  Marriage, Tribunal & General Canonical Matters

7.00pm Reception & 7.30pm Gala Dinner

Friday May 18

7.30am Mass Celebrant & Preacher: The Very Reverend Paul Churchill. President

8.00am Breakfast, Followed by departure