Category Archives: Bishop

Appointment of Dean of Ross and Incumbent of Ross Union of Parishes

The Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton, has announced that, on foot of a nomination from the Diocesan Board of Patronage, he has appointed the Reverend Cliff Jeffers, currently Incumbent of Fanlobbus Union of … Continue reading

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Poignant Week of Centenaries in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

Speaking to RTE News last week, the Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, Dr Paul Colton, said that ‘we need not only to tell, but also to wrestle with every story around the creation of the State during this, the … Continue reading

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First Confirmations of 2022 in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

The first three confirmations of 2022 took place on 13th March in St Luke’s Church, Douglas, on 20th March in St Colman’s Cathedral, Cloyne and on 3rd April in Saint Peter’s, Bandon. For the last 23 years, the Bishop has … Continue reading

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736 Candles lit in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork

As part of this public Day of Remembrance and Recognition, young people from all across the diocese lit 736 candles in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral at 11am this morning, one for each day of the pandemic to date in Ireland, … Continue reading

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Facing the challenges of meeting today’s needs ~ Bishop Paul Colton’s Sermon at Cork Civic Service

Sermon preached on Saint Patrick’s Day 2022 at the Choral and Civic Eucharist in Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork by The Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton, Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross We live in a world and a time … Continue reading

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