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Confirmation Service at St Peter’s Church, Bandon, Co. Cork

The fourth in a series of Confirmation Services this month was held at St Peter’s Church, Bandon for nineteen young people.  In attendance were the Bishop Paul Colton, the Rector of Bandon Canon Denis MacCarthy and the Reverend Anne Skuse, … Continue reading

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Rosscarbery Union holds Confirmation Service at St Fachtna’s Cathedral

On Sunday, 12th September 2021, the first of two Confirmation Services that day was held at St Fachtna’s Cathedral in Rosscarbery. Seven young people were confirmed and one person reaffirmed their confirmation vows.  The Very Rev. Chris Peters, Dean of … Continue reading

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Confirmation Service held in Abbeystrewry Church, Skibbereen, Co. Cork

Last Saturday 11th September 2021, the second of four Confirmation Services that weekend was held at Abbeystrewry Church, Skibbereen. It was a joint confirmation for candidates from Abbeystrewry Union of Parishes and Ballydehob Union of Parishes.  A minute’s silence was … Continue reading

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A Gem in West Cork – St Fachtna’s Cathedral, Rosscarbery

In this week’s “People and Places” video, the Very Rev. Christopher Peters shows us around St Fachtna’s Cathedral in Rosscarbery. In this video he talks about the history of the cathedral and about his time as Dean of Ross and … Continue reading

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First Confirmation Service in Cork, Cloyne and Ross since 2019 held in Kilgariffe Union

On Friday, 10th September, the Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, Dr Paul Colton, confirmed ten young people from Kilgarrife Union. It was the first Confirmation Service in the Diocese since 2019.  The Rev. Kingsley Sutton, Rector of Kilgariffe Union, … Continue reading

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