~~~ Loving God and Loving our Neighbour ~~~


The Church of Ireland parishes of Desertlyn and Ballyeglish, Diocese of Armagh





Welcome to our website!  These pages form an introduction to two rural parishes in Mid Ulster, Northern Ireland.  The Church of Ireland parishes of Desertlyn and Ballyeglish are small ecclesiastical units in the heart of rural Mid Ulster.  Desertlyn is located in the village of Moneymore, and Ballyeglish three miles out of it towards The Loup and Ballyronan.


The menu on the left can be used to find out more about us and hopefully, join us, as we seek to fulifl our mission of 'Loving God and Loving our Neighbour'.


I hope you enjoy your visit!




                                                                     (Rev. Dr. Adrian Stringer, Rector)



Sunday Morning Service times:

10.15  Ballyeglish

11.30  St John's, Moneymore


At Ballyeglish and St John's Moneymore, the usual format is: Holy Communion on the first Sunday of the month, Family Services as announced and Morning Prayer Order One most other Sundays.  


If you are unable to make it to church, but would like to receive Holy Communion in your own home, please contact the Rector.