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The Season of Creation Service in St Anne’s Church, Shandon

Stephen Spillane (churchwarden of St Anne’s Church) writes: St Anne’s Shandon has marked the Season of Creation for the last number of years, and this year was no different. The Season of Creation is the annual Christian celebration of prayer … Continue reading

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Day trip to Cape Clear for CDYC Youth Leaders

On Saturday, 25th September, the Cork Diocesan Youth Council and Diocesan Youth Officer Hilda Connolly took a group of youth leaders on a day trip to Cape Clear, an island near Baltimore.  Hilda said:  The CDYC Cape Clear weekend away … Continue reading

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Moviddy Union walks for Kibungo Diocese, Rwanda

On Saturday 25th September, the Rev. David Bowles and members of Moviddy Union of Parishes undertook a ‘Walk around the Parish’. This was a sponsored walk in aid of CMS Ireland and in particular, Kibungo Diocese in Rwanda. Bishop Emmauel Ntazinda of … Continue reading

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The Bells at St Fin Barre’s Cathedral

This week the diocesan video series “People and Places” takes us high up into the bell tower of St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork. Steeple keeper Marcus Calvert gives a tour of places which are usually under lock and key.  Watch … Continue reading

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Bishop Paul to receive Pride of Cork Award 2021

The Pride of Cork Award 2021 will be presented to the Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, Dr Paul Colton on Friday 26th November, 2021. The award is awarded to people, organisations and communities who are nominated by the people of … Continue reading

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