Author Archives: Latest News and Photos from the Church of Ireland Diocese of Cork, Cloyne and Ross

Cork Church of Ireland Sports Club – Garryduff – supports Frontline Workers

The main sports hall at the Incorporated Church of Ireland Cork Young Men’s Association – Garryduff Sports Centre – at Rochestown, Cork has been made available to assist with an important effort to make 10,000 face masks for frontline HSE … Continue reading

Posted in Church in Society, Church of Ireland Hockey Club, Community Involvement, Contemporary Issues, Corona Virus, COVID-19, Diocese, Fund-Raising, Garryduff Sports Centre, ICICYMA, Partnership, People from Cork, Voluntary Work

What’s on? Palm Sunday in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

Palm Sunday is Sunday 5th April. It marks the start of Holy Week. There are no gatherings outdoors or in churches with palms this year; no donkeys or processions either.  But, there is still plenty happening and you are invited to … Continue reading

Posted in Diocese

Clergy of Cork, Cloyne and Ross read the Passion Gospel and Invite you to Join them

A group of clergy from the Church of Ireland Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross pooled their efforts, and recorded the Passion Gospel – the traditional reading of the entire story of the final days and hours in the life … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Churches in Cork, Clergy, Holy Week, Invitation

A Cross in Your Window – A Suggestion for Holy Week and Easter

On Palm Sunday Christians would usually gather for their traditional processions recalling the entry of Jesus into Jerusalem on a donkey, when people welcomed him, and greeted him enthusiastically waving branches.  But there will be no donkeys or palms or … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, Bishop, Good Friday, Good ideas, Holy Week, Invitation, Palm Sunday

Bishop Paul Colton speaks from his Chapel to School Assemblies in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

Church buildings may, of necessity, be closed at the moment, but the Church is well and truly doing what it usually does in worship, prayer, pastoral care, and even more so at this time of crisis.  All over the country … Continue reading

Posted in Ashton School, Bandon Grammar School, Bishop, Corona Virus, COVID-19, Diocese, Five Marks of Mission, Fresh Expressions, Midleton College, Schools in the Diocese, Talks

Visit St Fin Barre’s Cork Now from your own Home

We are all ‘staying at home’ at this time.  Many are looking for things to do. Today we invite you to visit St Fin Barre’s Cathedral Cork in the company of Dean Nigel Dunne from your own home by viewing … Continue reading

Posted in Cathedral, Cork, COVID-19, Tourism

Bishop Paul Colton takes part in New COVID-19 Community Response Forum established by Cork City Council

At the request of Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government,  Eoghan Murphy, T.D., a COVID-19 Community Response Forum (CRF) is being put in place in Cork City and will be co-ordinated by Cork City Council.  A similar initiative will … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, Church in Society, Community Involvement, Community Response Forum, Contemporary Issues, Cork, COVID-19, Five Marks of Mission