Category Archives: Centenaries Commemoration and Reconciliation Project

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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Bishop will mark Centenaries of Bandon Valley Killings with Pastoral Visits to West Cork Parishes

Next week (26th to 29th April 2022) will mark the centenaries of the Bandon Valley killings and the funerals which followed on those dates in 1922. The Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, Dr Paul Colton, has announced that he … Continue reading

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Cork, Cloyne and Ross Diocese commemorates the End of the War of Independence

The 11th July marked the Centenary of the Truce and the End of the War of Independence in Ireland.  It came into effect at 12 noon on that day and, although many people thought it would be a temporary halt in hostilities, it … Continue reading

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Cork Service Marks Centenary of the End of the War of Independence

On Sunday 27th June a Diocesan Service, with civic and ecumenical participation, was held in Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork to mark the upcoming centenary of the truce: the end of the War of Independence in Ireland. The Service, which … Continue reading

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