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Cork Church of Ireland Clergy Undertake Team Leadership Training Programme

Clergy from the United Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross recently completed a QQI (Level 6) Team Leadership Management Module at Northridge House Education and Research Centre (at Saint Luke’s Charity, Cork). Supported by the Bishop, the clergy were part … Continue reading

Posted in Adult Education, Continuing Ministerial Education, Education, Northridge House Education and Research Centre, Saint Luke's Charity, Training Event

Statement by Bishop Paul Colton ~ Appointment of Canon Tom Deenihan as Bishop of Meath

Church of Ireland – Diocese of Cork, Cloyne and Ross Statement of Good Wishes by The Right Rev Dr Paul Colton, Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross in response to the announcement of the appointment of Cork’s, Canon Tom Deenihan … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Statement by the Bishop

West Cork History Festival Announces 2018 Programme

The West Cork History Festival, of which the Bishop of Cork Dr Paul Colton is one of the patrons,  will run from 16-19 August. The programme will include contributions from leading writers on historical subjects. The subjects are local, national, and international … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, Bishop, Centenaries in Ireland, Community Involvement, Decade of Centenaries, Education, Special Events, West Cork History Festival

Church of Ireland healthcare chaplain in Cork contributes chapter to new book on Paediatric Chaplaincy

On Thursday 7th June, at Birmingham Children’s Hospital, a new paediatric chaplaincy book “Paediatric Chaplaincy: principles, practices and skills” was formally launched as part of the annual conference of the Paediatric Chaplains’ Network. This exciting new book edited by Paul … Continue reading

Posted in Book Launch, Books and Publications, Chaplaincies, Clergy, Clinical Pastoral Education, Healthcare Ministry, Pastoral

Christian Aid Focus at St Mary’s Church of Ireland National School, Carrigaline

Dr John Sweeney, the Christian Aid Representative in Carrigaline Union of parishes, County Cork, spoke at a special Assembly on Friday 18th May in St Mary’s Church of Ireland National School, Carrigaline. The children had collected their spare change recently … Continue reading

Posted in Children's Work, Christian Aid, Community Involvement, Education, Schools in the Diocese

Bishop Paul Colton’s Address to the Cork, Cloyne and Ross Diocesan Synod 2018

United Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross Diocesan Synod Address given in Cork by The Right Rev. Dr Paul Colton, Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross on 9th June 2018 Introduction Although next March will mark the twentieth anniversary of … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Bishops of Cork, Community Involvement, Contemporary Issues, Diocesan Synod, Diocese

Workshop on Recycling in Carrigaline Church of Ireland Eco-Congregation

Carrigaline Union of parishes in the Diocese of Cork is an Eco Congregation and following on from this understanding of living lightly on the earth, the parishioners were delighted, on Monday 28th May, to host a Workshop on Recycling. Dan … Continue reading

Posted in Eco Congregation, Environmental Issues, Parish News