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Lay Assistants at the Eucharist Trained and Commissioned in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

More than 300 lay people received training recently in Cork, Cloyne and Ross and, at Services during Easter, were commissioned in their parishes to assist with the distribution of Holy Communion.  At a short ceremony during Sunday Service in each parish they committed … Continue reading

Posted in Church Services, Commissionings, Lay Ministry

Annual IDAHOT Day Service in St Anne’s Church, Shandon, Cork

The annual IDAHOT Service took place in St Anne’s Church, Shandon, Cork on Sunday, 21st May.  The International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOT) is on 17th May, and the Service in Shandon is on a Sunday near that date … Continue reading

Posted in Church Services, Community Involvement, Cork, LGBT, Special Events

Anglican and Roman Catholic Canon Lawyers meet in Rome

Members of the Colloquium of Anglican and Roman Catholic Canon Lawyers held a reunion in Rome on Wednesday evening 10th May.  The Bishop of Cork, Dr Paul Colton, and the Reverend Stephen Farrell, Rector of Zion Parish, Rathgar, travelled from … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Canon Law, Church Law, Ecumenism

Bishop of Cork, Dr Paul Colton, meets Pope Francis

In Rome, on Wednesday 10th May 2017, at the conclusion of the General Papal Audience, the Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton, had the honour of being presented to His Holiness Pope Francis. Bishop … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Canon Law, Church Law | Tagged

New Assistant Director of Music Appointed at Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork

The appointment is announced of Ms Phoebe Tak Man Chow from London as the new Assistant Director of Music at Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork.  She will also play a key role in the new Diocesan Church Music Programme in … Continue reading

Posted in Diocese

Cork Hospital Chaplain qualifies as Teaching Supervisor in Clinical Pastoral Education

On Friday, 5th May, The Reverend Canon Dr Daniel Nuzum, Chaplain at Cork University Hospital, was presented with his certificate as CPE Teaching Supervisor. The Association of Clinical Pastoral Education Ireland [ACPE (Ireland) Ltd] which is the professional interfaith body that provides … Continue reading

Posted in Chaplaincies, Clergy, Clinical Pastoral Education, Healthcare Ministry, Pastoral

5th Annual St Luke’s Charity Conference held in Cork

On Thursday, 6th April, 5th Annual St Luke’s Charity Conference was hosted by the Northridge House Education and Research Centre within the charity at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Little island, Co. Cork. The theme of this year’s conference was: Residents – … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Charities in the Diocese, Church in Society, Community Involvement, Contemporary Issues, Diocese, Northridge House Education and Research Centre, Saint Luke's Charity