Category Archives: Bishop

Bishop Paul Colton blesses new runway at Cork Airport

On Saturday, 20th November 2021, the Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, Dr Paul Colton attended the re-opening of Cork Airport after having been closed for ten weeks due to the reconstruction of the main runway.  In attendance were An … Continue reading

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Advent message from Bishop Paul Colton

On Advent Sunday, 28th November 2021, the Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, Dr Paul Colton, sent a pastoral message to the people of the diocese. Bishop Colton writes: Today, Advent Sunday, we begin a new year.  It is the … Continue reading

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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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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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