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Carrigrohane Youth Trip 2014

Over 4 days after Easter, 46 young people plus leaders from the Carrigrohane Union of Parishes in the Diocese of Cork gathered at the Faith Mission Centre in Bandon for their annual trip.  Here is their report: “This year we looked … Continue reading

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Joint Christmas Message from Bishop Paul Colton, Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, and Bishop John Buckley, Bishop of Cork and Ross.

As Christmas approaches, we pray God’s blessing on the people of Cork for the forthcoming joyful season and the New Year. As in the past few years, this Christmas occurs within an enduring and cruel recession that has reduced many … Continue reading

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To infinity and beyond… Annual Cork Primary Schools’ Service

‘To infinity and beyond’ was the inspirational title of this year’s lively Schools Diocesan Service, which was held in the Church of St Peter, Bandon, on Thursday 3rd October to mark the beginning of the new school year . Well … Continue reading

Posted in Children's Work, Church Services, Diocese, Schools in the Diocese

Afternoon Tea at Ashton

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New Diocesan Mothers’ Union President Commissioned

In Cork, Cloyne and Ross, on Saturday 16th March, Patsy Devoy was commissioned as the new Mothers’ Union Diocesan President. Oriel Lester was also commissioned as Diocesan Secretary, Hazel Sherlock as Marketing Co-ordinator and the Rev Isobel Jackson as Diocesan … Continue reading

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Space on Sunday

‘Space on Sunday’ was launched in Douglas Village Shopping Centre on Sunday 24th February. This is a new venture from Douglas Churches Together, providing a space in the busy week for shoppers and others on Sunday afternoons, 3-4 p.m. in … Continue reading

Posted in Cork, Diocese, Ecumenism, Parish News

St Fin Barre’s Cathedral Conservation Project Antiques Valuation Roadshow

Acclaimed antiques expert, George Stacpoole (as seen on RTÉ The Dealers) and President of The Irish Antique Dealers Association leads a group of experts coming to Cork on Sunday 21st October as part of St Fin Barre’s Cathedral Conservation Project … Continue reading

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