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Due to the Covid-19 Public Health Emergency the Presbyterian Historical Society Library and Archive premises are closed until further notice. Postal business is suspended. We will maintain an email service for enquiries which will be dealt with in the best […]

PHSI LECTURE & AGM  CANCELLED due to the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency ‘The Workman Family and their Significance for Presbyterianism’ by Dr Alice Johnston Belfast Metropolitan College in Newtownbreda Presbyterian Church 374-378 Ormeau Road, Belfast  BT7 3HX The Workmans were […]

Forgotten Covenanters: The Rise and Fall of the Eastern Reformed Presbyterian Church An exploration of the history of the short-lived Eastern Reformed Presbyterian Church from its formation in the early 1840s to its demise in the opening years of the […]

Public Lecture in Union Theological College, Belfast by Prof Ian McBride (University of Oxford) on Tuesday 14 January 2020 at 7.30pm Francis Hutcheson in Ireland, Scotland, and North America Ian McBride, who grew up in County Armagh, is the Foster […]

The PHSI Library and Archive will be closed from Thursday 19th December  2019 to Monday 6th January 2020 and will re-open on TUESDAY 7th JANUARY 2020. Happy Christmas and Best Wishes for 2020 to all our Members and Researchers.

The Presbyterian Historical Society of Ireland invites you to the launch of Sketches of the History of Presbyterians in Ireland by the Rev Dr William Campbell  in the Board Room, Assembly Buildings, Fisherwick Place, Belfast BT1 6DW at 2.30pm on Thursday […]

“Clerical Families in 19th Century Ulster” An exploration of the domestic world of Ulster’s Presbyterian clergy, with consideration of marriage, children and living arrangements, especially in the manse, and how ministers and their families interacted with their congregations. by Dr […]