Category Archives: Bishop

Christmas Sermon of Dr Paul Colton, Bishop of Cork

Christmas Day 2014 Sermon preached by the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton, Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross in Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork The song of the Angels that first Christmas ~ ‘Glory to God in the highest heaven, … Continue reading

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Christmas Message from the Bishops of Cork

Joint Christmas Message from the Bishops of Cork: the Most Reverend Dr John Buckley and the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton Christmas 2014 “Our celebrations of Christmas each year draw stark attention to the suffering of those in great need, … Continue reading

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Cork Bishops Bless S.H.A.R.E. Crib at Start of Annual Collection

SHARE (Students Harness Aid for the Relief of the Elderly), the organisation for the care of Cork’s elderly, launched its traditional fast and fundraising campaign at the SHARE Crib, Daunt’s Square, Cork, (near Grand Parade) on Sunday, 14th December. The event saw … Continue reading

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New Chaplain to the Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross

The Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton, has announced the appointment of the Reverend Elaine Murray, Rector of Carrigaline Union of Parishes as one of his two domestic chaplains.  Elaine will succeed the Reverend Edwin … Continue reading

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Cork Cathedral Appeal for WW1 Photos for Remembrance Sunday Requiem

The Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, Dr Paul Colton, and the Dean of Cork, the Very Reverend Nigel Dunne will be present in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork tomorrow, Saturday, 8th November from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m.  They … Continue reading

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New Chapel Dedicated at Bandon Grammar School, County Cork

One of the first goals of the Reverend Anne Skuse when she was appointed part-time chaplain at Bandon Grammar School, County Cork, was to persuade the Board of Management to set aside space in the school’s Richmond House for use as … Continue reading

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Charting A Future With Confidence in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

The Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton, has initiated a strategic review of ministry and priorities in the Diocese, which he has called Charting A Future with Confidence.  This plan has been adopted by the Diocesan Council, … Continue reading

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