Category Archives: Announcements

A Cross in Your Window – A Suggestion for Holy Week and Easter

On Palm Sunday Christians would usually gather for their traditional processions recalling the entry of Jesus into Jerusalem on a donkey, when people welcomed him, and greeted him enthusiastically waving branches.  But there will be no donkeys or palms or … Continue reading

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Bishop Paul Colton takes part in New COVID-19 Community Response Forum established by Cork City Council

At the request of Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government,  Eoghan Murphy, T.D., a COVID-19 Community Response Forum (CRF) is being put in place in Cork City and will be co-ordinated by Cork City Council.  A similar initiative will … Continue reading

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Cork Diocesan Youth Council Hosts its Annual Table Quiz Online

On Friday, 27th March 2020 Cork Diocesan Youth Council are bringing their usual annual Table Quiz to you on-line this year! This will be a private event…everyone “attending” will be approved by Diocesan Youth Officer Hilda Connolly before being admitted. … Continue reading

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Publication of Cork, Cloyne and Ross Diocesan Magazine Suspended for the Time Being

The following communication has been received by the Cork, Cloyne and Ross Diocesan Magazine Committee announcing that publication of the magazine will be suspended for the time-being: ‘As a result of the ongoing CONVID-19 virus it has been decided by … Continue reading

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What’s On and What’s Not On in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

Bishop Paul Colton has put together this list of things (and links to them) that are on and that are not on in Cork, Cloyne and Ross at the moment: Bishop Colton says – for a word of solidarity and … Continue reading

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New Guidance from the Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross to the Clergy and People of the Diocese

The Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, has issued a new statement on Monday morning 16th March.  It is below. Pastoral Statement of Bishop Paul Colton on Monday, 16th March Since the start of the crisis brought about by the … Continue reading

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Unable to get to Church next Sunday? Tune in online at 9.15 a.m. to CUH102FM

If you are unable to get to Church next Sunday in the wake of recent restrictions on indoor gatherings, you might like to tune in to CUH102FM on Sunday at 9.15 a.m. when our Church of Ireland Healthcare Chaplain, Canon … Continue reading

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