Category Archives: Christmas

Joint Christmas Message from the Bishops of Cork

Joint Christmas Message from the Bishops of Cork: The Most Reverend Dr John Buckley and the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton  Christmas 2015 As the season of Christmas approaches, as Bishops of Cork, we pray that God will bless all … Continue reading

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Cork Bishops Join in Ecumenical Blessing of SHARE Crib and Students Starting Their Annual Christmas Collection and Fast

SHARE (Students Harness Aid for the Relief of the Elderly), the organisation for the care of Cork’s older people, launched its traditional fast and fundraising campaign at the SHARE Crib, Daunt’s Square, Cork, (near Grand Parade) on the wet and windy … Continue reading

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Christmas around Cork, Cloyne and Ross ~ Some Photos!

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Christmas Sermon of Dr Paul Colton, Bishop of Cork

Christmas Day 2014 Sermon preached by the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton, Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross in Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork The song of the Angels that first Christmas ~ ‘Glory to God in the highest heaven, … Continue reading

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Christmas Message from the Bishops of Cork

Joint Christmas Message from the Bishops of Cork: the Most Reverend Dr John Buckley and the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton Christmas 2014 “Our celebrations of Christmas each year draw stark attention to the suffering of those in great need, … Continue reading

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Cork Bishops Bless S.H.A.R.E. Crib at Start of Annual Collection

SHARE (Students Harness Aid for the Relief of the Elderly), the organisation for the care of Cork’s elderly, launched its traditional fast and fundraising campaign at the SHARE Crib, Daunt’s Square, Cork, (near Grand Parade) on Sunday, 14th December. The event saw … Continue reading

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Diocesan Youth Council – West Cork Youth Shopping Trip to Cork City

Eighty-seven young people from all over West Cork descended on Cork City on Saturday, 13th December for the annual Christmas shopping and ice skating trip of the Diocesan Youth Council. Two buses left the west, one from Drimoleague collecting from Dunmanway and … Continue reading

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