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New Chaplain to Bandon Grammar School in The Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross

The United Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, together with Bandon Grammar School, jointly announce the appointment of the Reverend Anne Skuse as Chaplain to Bandon Grammar School, a new full-time post established by the Diocese in partnership with the … Continue reading

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Bishop Paul and Mrs Susan Colton were Guests at New Páirc Uí Chaoimh for All-Ireland Hurling Quarter-Final

On Saturday, 22nd July, an auspicious and historic day for Cumann Lúthchleas Gael (the Gaelic Athletic Association), Bishop Paul and Mrs Susan Colton were the guests of the Cork County Board at the Quarter-Final of the All-Ireland Hurling qualifier between Clare and … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Church in Society, Cork, Diocese, GAA, People from Cork, Sport

Cork Mothers’ Union Help Out at Cork Summer Show

The Mothers’ Union in the United Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross enjoyed a really busy weekend last month at the Cork Summer Show (17-18 June), in the lovely sunshine. They provided a baby change facility and colouring for kids … Continue reading

Posted in Church in Society, Lay Ministry, Mothers' Union

10,000 Mile Cyclist Visits St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork

On Sunday 25th June Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork welcomed Nick Simon (59) to the 11.15 am Choral Eucharist.  Nick is undertaking a 10,000 mile cycle in aid of Christian Aid projects in Africa.  Having already completed a staggering 8,000 … Continue reading

Posted in Cathedral, Charity Work, Christian Aid, Fund-Raising, People in Need

New Rural Dean of North-East Cork in the Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross

The Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton, Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, has announced the appointment of the Reverend Tony Murphy as new Rural Dean for North-East Cork.  North-East Cork Rural Deanery comprises five parishes: Youghal Union, Cloyne Union, Cobh … Continue reading

Posted in Appointments, Clergy, Rural Dean, Rural Deanery

Rosscarbery Youth Worker takes part in joint Anglian/Old Catholic Pilgrimage

Katharine Deane, a youth worker from the Ross Union of Parishes in the United Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, followed the example of St. Willibrord (the first Bishop of Utrecht) in late May of this year by taking part … Continue reading

Posted in Ecumenism, Old Catholics, People from the Diocese, Pilgrimage, Youth Work

Visitors from The Episcopal Church in the USA visit St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork

A group of pilgrims from The Episcopal Church, USA (Anglican) led by the Right Rev. Dr Mary Glasspool, Suffragan Bishop of New York, visited St Fin Barre’s Cathedral last week.  They were welcomed by the Bishop of Cork, the Right … Continue reading

Posted in Anglicanism, Cathedral