Category Archives: Bishop

Kilgariffe Confirmation and Bishop Colton’s 30th Anniversary of Ordination

On Sunday, 29th June (the Feast of St Peter) the largest single parochial group of young people for Confirmation in the United Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross was confirmed by Bishop Paul Colton in Kilgariffe Parish Church, Clonakilty, County … Continue reading

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Bishop Paul Colton’s Presidential Address to Diocesan Synod 2014

Diocese of Cork, Cloyne and Ross Diocesan Synod Address given in Cork by The Right Rev. Dr Paul Colton, Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross 7th June 2014 Note to readers: the Bishop’s address was accompanied by a visual presentation.  … Continue reading

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Speech of Bishop Paul Colton as Guest of Honour at Launch of Cork LGBT Awareness Week 2014

Cork LGBT Awareness Week is organised to acknowledge and demonstrate that LGBT individuals are family members, community residents, constituents, citizens, visitors, service users and service providers. The purpose of the week is to advance Objective 86 of the Cork City … Continue reading

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Bishop Colton Meets Up With ‘Life to the End’ Mizen to Malin Cyclists

On Saturday, 3rd May, 10 parishioners from the Church of Ireland Parishes of Castleknock and Mulhuddart, with Clonsilla, set off on a charity cycle from Mizen Head to Malin Head – 640 km in 6 days – in aid of … Continue reading

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Freedom of Cork for President Higgins

On Thursday, 24th April 2014 the President of Ireland, Michael D Higgins was conferred with the Freedom of Cork by the Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr. Catherine Clancy and the City Council.  Bishop Paul Colton attended the special meeting of … Continue reading

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