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Confirmation at St Fin Barre’s Cathedral

After many postponements, a confirmation service was finally held at St Fin Barre’s Cathedral on 6th November 2021. Fifteen young people came from the cathedral parish, as well as from Cobh and Glanmire Union, and Abbeystrewry Union to be confirmed … Continue reading

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Bishop Paul Colton announces Diocesan Synod will be held online

On Monday, 8th November 2021,  the Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, Dr Paul Colton, announced that the annual Diocesan Synod, involving clergy and lay representatives from the Diocese, will not be held in person as originally planned, but will … Continue reading

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Community and outreach in Carrigaline Union of Parishes

This week “People and Places” takes us to Carrigaline Union of Parishes. Next month, Canon Elaine Murray will have been the Rector of Carrigaline Union for ten years and in this video she talks about a few of the outreach … Continue reading

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Blessing of Mothers’ Union Banner in St Mary & All Saints, Glanmire

On 31st October, in St Mary & All Saints’ Church, Cobh and Glanmire Union of Parishes, the parish’s new Mothers’ Union banner was blessed by the Rector, the Rev’d Paul Arbuthnot. This was a part of the Patronal Festival Eucharist … Continue reading

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Installation of Canon Denis McCarthy

On Sunday, 17th October 2021, the Rev. Denis McCarthy, Rector of Bandon Union of Parishes, was installed to the Prebend of Donoughmore on the Chapter of St Colman’s Cathedral, Cloyne. Canon Denis McCarthy said: It was an honour to be … Continue reading

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