Monkstown Celebration Week

Saturday, 24 September 2011 - Sunday, 2 October 2011
Location: Monkstown, Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Topic: Bible


400th Anniversary of the King James Bible
Monkstown Celebration Week

Come and help create the unique hand written Monkstown community Gospels by writing out verses of Scripture at various venues:

Abbey Presbyterian (Matthew)
10am - 3pm (Thursday only open 1-3pm)

Village Centre (Mark)
10am - 4pm

Hollybank Primary School (Luke 1-11)
10am - 3pm

Monkstown Community School (Luke 12-24)
10am - 3pm

Church of the Good Shepherd (COGS) (John)
10am - 5pm

Everyday at COGS there will be 5 minutes of prayer and reflection at 10am, 1pm, 4pm and 7pm. Throughout the week there will also be exhibitions from local museums, old Bibles, displays relating to Celtic Christian heritage and historical artifacts.

Various denominations & missionary societies will also be present.

  • Celtic Praise Evening COGS - Thurs 29th Sept 7pm
  • Community Fun Day & Craft Fair COGS - Sat 1st Oct 12-4pm
  • Ulster Scots Evening COGS - Sat 1st Oct 7pm

Music DJ, Cage football, Ardglass Vikings, Greek Dancers, Rainbow Puppets, Calligraphy, Razzle Dazzle and lots more..

The American Bible Society The Bible Society The City of London Historic Royal Palaces Wallspace Gallery