Category Archives: CDYC

Comedian Entertains Millennials in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

On Saturday 25th February Mark Palmer, comedian, entertained a crowd of nearly 60 at the Celtic Ross Hotel, Rosscarbery, County Cork. The event, organised by  Cork Diocesan Youth Council, was preceded by dinner. This was the third in a series … Continue reading

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Clonakilty Hosts Annual Youth Workers Weekend in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

The annual Cork Diocesan Youth Council (CDYC) leaders’ weekend took place in the Quality Hotel, Clonakilty from Friday 27th to Sunday 29th January. Steve Grasham, newly appointed to the role of Regional Development worker for the Church of Ireland Youth … Continue reading

Posted in CDYC, Diocese, Lay Ministry, Voluntary Work, Youth Work

Annual Cape Clear Visit for Cork Diocesan Youth Council

The annual  Cork Diocesan Youth Council (CDYC) weekend on Cape Clear Island (Oileáin Chléire) took place from 23rd to 25th September last. Cape Clear Island is the most southerly point of Ireland. Facing severe weather forecasts, 20 young people and 4 … Continue reading

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Cork Diocesan Youth Council at ‘Summer Madness 2016’

A group of 18 – young people and leaders – from the Diocesan Youth Council in Cork, Cloyne and Ross attended the Christian youth festival – Summer Madness – from 1st to 5th July in Glenarm, County Antrim. Here is … Continue reading

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Cork, Cloyne and Ross initiative for 20-30 year olds

The figures show that there are only 6-7% of our  20-30’s in church on a Sunday. Could this be the impetus we need to make changes that are long overdue – because if we get this right for this generation … Continue reading

Posted in CDYC, Church in Society, Contemporary Issues, Diocese

Cork, Cloyne and Ross ~ Annual Weekend Away for Youth Leaders

Last weekend, 5th-7th February, the annual weekend away for youth leaders in the United Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross took place in the Blarney Golf Resort. Attended by leaders from all over the Diocese and visitors from other Dioceses, … Continue reading

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December Trip to Dublin for Young People from Cork, Cloyne and Ross

In the early hours of a very wet Saturday morning, 30 young people and 6 leaders boarded a bus in West Cork heading for Dublin. On arrival the group visited St Patrick’s Cathedral, the National Cathedral of the Church fo … Continue reading

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