Category Archives: Bishop

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

Posted in Bishop, Christmas, Church in Society, Diocese, Ecumenism, Voluntary Work, Youth Work

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

Posted in Announcements, Bishop, Clergy, Diocese

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

Posted in Announcements, Bishop, Cathedral, Church Services, Decade of Centenaries, Diocese, History

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

Posted in Bishop, Chaplaincies, Church of Ireland, Church Services, Diocese, Education, Schools in the Diocese, Special Events, Youth Work

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

Posted in Announcements, Bishop, Charting A Future With Confidence, Diocese

New Domestic Chaplain Appointed by Bishop Paul Colton

The Reverend John Ardis, Incumbent of Abbeystrewry Union (Skibbereen, County Cork) has been appointed by the Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross as one of his domestic chaplains. This is a role which is held in addition to the incumbency … Continue reading

Posted in Appointments, Bishop, Clergy, Diocese

Bishop Paul Colton Joins in IceBucketChallenge in aid of MND/ALS Charity

Having received countless nominations from many friends, Bishop Paul Colton, today relented and took part in the Ice Bucket Challenge in aid of the MND/ALS support charities.  In a stunning location with St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork as a backdrop, … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Diocese, Fund-Raising