Category Archives: Advent

Cork Diocesan Youth Council Asks Young People To Read Saint Mark’s Gospel Before Advent

CDYC (Cork Diocesan Youth Council) have set up an exciting ‘Advent Challenge’  for the young people in Cork, Cloyne & Ross. They are asked to follow reading programme that involves reading 2 chapters of the Gospel of Saint Mark each … Continue reading

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Advent and Christmas at Bandon Grammar School, Co. Cork

The new whole-time chaplain at Bandon Grammar School, the Reverend Anne Skuse, has been busy mobilising and supporting the school community during Advent and as Christmas approaches: first, an early morning Eucharist in the School Chapel to mark the start … Continue reading

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Photos of Advent, Christmas and Epiphany in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

Parishes have been sending in their photos of the recent season and festivals. Here is a gallery to give a flavour of Advent, Christmas and Epiphany around our Diocese:  

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Christmas and Advent Book Published by Canon Paul Willoughby

Canon Paul Willoughby, the Rector of Kilmocomogue Union of Parishes, covering  Bantry, Durrus and Castletownbere, has recently produced a booklet called ‘Presence and Presents. The real meaning of Christmas’. It was  launched at an Ecumenical pre-Advent gathering in Durrus Community … Continue reading

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