Category Archives: Chaplaincies

Church of Ireland healthcare chaplain in Cork contributes chapter to new book on Paediatric Chaplaincy

On Thursday 7th June, at Birmingham Children’s Hospital, a new paediatric chaplaincy book “Paediatric Chaplaincy: principles, practices and skills” was formally launched as part of the annual conference of the Paediatric Chaplains’ Network. This exciting new book edited by Paul … Continue reading

Posted in Book Launch, Books and Publications, Chaplaincies, Clergy, Clinical Pastoral Education, Healthcare Ministry, Pastoral

Cork Church of Ireland Primary Schools – New ‘Prayer Leaf’ Link with Hospital Chaplaincy

The Chapel of Christ the Healer at Cork University Hospital has launched a new ‘Prayer-Leaf’ project with the Primary Schools in the Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross. This venture is providing primary school children with an opportunity to offer … Continue reading

Posted in Chaplaincies, Children's Ministry, Church in Society, Diocese, Education, Good ideas, Prayers, Schools in the Diocese

Saint Luke’s Charity, Cork Addresses theme of Innovation in Dementia Care at Sixth Annual Conference

On Thursday 11th April, the 6th Annual Conference – Dementia: Innovations in Care – hosted by Saint Luke’s Charity, Cork, and organised by the Northridge House Education and Research Centre at the Charity, took place at the Radisson Hotel, Little Island, … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Care of the Older Person, Chaplaincies, Charities in the Diocese, Church in Society, Community Involvement, Dementia Care, Education, Northridge House Education and Research Centre, Saint Luke's Charity

Bishop Paul Colton Makes Very Personal Good Friday Visit

The little village of Ballinacurra, on the outskirts of Midleton, County Cork, was Bishop Paul Colton’s first port of call on Good Friday, 30th March.  Ballinacurra was, indeed, once a port.  Until 1962 it was the port for the town … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Chaplaincies, Cork, Good Friday, People from Cork, People from the Diocese, Saint Luke's Charity, Saint Luke's Home

Clinical Pastoral Education ~ Graduation in Northridge House Education and Research Centre, Cork

Northridge House Education and Research Centre hosted a graduation ceremony when Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) Certificates were presented on Wednesday 21st March at the conclusion of its annual CPE programme.  Northridge House Education and Research Centre is run by Saint … Continue reading

Posted in Chaplaincies, Clinical Pastoral Education, Community Involvement, Education, Healthcare Ministry, Northridge House Education and Research Centre, Pastoral, Saint Luke's Charity

A New Church of Ireland Chaplain for UCC ~ The Photos!

As previously reported here, Canon Alan Marley was commissioned as a Chaplain to University College Cork at a Service in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral on Sunday, 28th January.  He was also installed as a canon of the Cathedral. Photographer Jim … Continue reading

Posted in Appointments, Chaplaincies, Commissionings, Diocese, People from Cork, People from the Diocese, Photo Montage, University College Cork

New Church of Ireland Chaplain at University College Cork

On Sunday, 28th January, Canon Alan Marley was commissioned to serve as Church of Ireland Chaplain at University College Cork.  The Commissioning was held in Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork at the start of Choral Evensong, after which Canon Marley … Continue reading

Posted in Appointments, Chaplaincies, Commissionings, Community Involvement, Education, University College Cork