Category Archives: Cathedral

New Junior Lay Vicars Choral for St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork

Since the beginning of November the choristers of St Fin Barre’s Cathedral Choir have been back in action, having waited for the guidelines to allow this for several months. In addition to this, a new group of Junior Lay Vicars Choral has … Continue reading

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Final Service for Dean Chris Peters

On Sunday, 31st October 2021, The Very Rev. Chris Peters took his final service as Dean of Ross in St Fachtna’s Cathedral, Rosscarbery, before entering retirement on the following Monday. Cindy Kingston, member of the Vestry in Rosscarbery, writes: At … 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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The Bells at St Fin Barre’s Cathedral

This week the diocesan video series “People and Places” takes us high up into the bell tower of St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork. Steeple keeper Marcus Calvert gives a tour of places which are usually under lock and key.  Watch … Continue reading

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Final 150th Anniversary Celebration Service held at St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork

On its Patronal Festival last Sunday, St Fin Barre’s Cathedral closed a year of celebrations for the 150th anniversary of the consecration of the present building with a Festive Choral Evensong.  Present were members of the Cathedral Chapter, ecumenical guests … Continue reading

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