Bishop Paul Colton blesses new runway at Cork Airport

On Saturday, 20th November 2021, the Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, Dr Paul Colton attended the re-opening of Cork Airport after having been closed for ten weeks due to the reconstruction of the main runway. 

Bishop Paul Colton and Bishop Fintan Gavin. Photo: Brian Lougheed

In attendance were An Taoiseach Micheál Martin and members of the cabinet, as well as about 400 guests. Along with Bishop Fintan Gavin, Bishop Paul blessed the new runway for safe flying for the next twenty years and beyond. 

Bishop Fintan Gavin, Gearoid Lohan, CEO of Colas Ireland, and Bishop Paul Colton. Photo: Brian Lougheed
This entry was posted in Bishop, Bishops of Cork, Blessings, Cork, Ecumenism and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink.