Category Archives: Church in Society

Community and outreach in Carrigaline Union of Parishes

This week “People and Places” takes us to Carrigaline Union of Parishes. Next month, Canon Elaine Murray will have been the Rector of Carrigaline Union for ten years and in this video she talks about a few of the outreach … Continue reading

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Cork, Cloyne and Ross Blog on Target for 1 Million Views

In September 2011, nearly ten years ago, Dr Paul Colton, Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, on impulse, ‘mainly to explore the available technology’, he says, set up a blog on WordPress. It has since become a place to tell … Continue reading

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Church of Ireland Council for Mission webinar on Online Church now available

The Church of Ireland Council for Mission held a webinar using Zoom last month, on the theme of ‘Online Church – Practical Lessons from the Frontline’. To facilitate anyone who was not able to attend, a video of the webinar … Continue reading

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New Interactive Visitor Experience at St Mary’s Collegiate Church, Youghal, County Cork

One of Ireland’s oldest churches to remain in continuous use, St Mary’s Collegiate Church in Youghal, has a great many stories to tell. Now an exciting new immersive visitor experience in the church, ‘Voices of St. Mary’s’, lets visitors hear … Continue reading

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Cobh Community Hospital Covid-19 Memorial Service held in Rushbrooke County Cork

In recent weeks, Christ Church Rushbrooke in County Cork hosted a Service of Remembrance and Thanksgiving for the lives of the five residents of Cobh Community Hospital who died of COVID-19 during the pandemic. This service was an opportunity for … Continue reading

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