Category Archives: Church Services

Diocese of Cork, Cloyne and Ross to be represented at Service of Thanksgiving for Bishop Samuel Poyntz

It has been announced that a Service of Thanksgiving for the life and ministry of a former Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, the Right Reverend Dr Samuel Poyntz, is to be held in Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin at 11.30 a.m. … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Bishops of Cork, Church of Ireland, Church Services, Diocese

Cork Preacher at Irish Language Service for Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

Bhí an tUrr Antóin Ó Mhurchú ón Deoise Corcaigh, ag seanmóireacht ag an tSeirbhís Idirchreidmheach in Ardteampall Chríost le linn Sheachtain na hAontachta Críostaí.   Eagraíonn Cumann Gaelach na hEaglaise agus Pobal an Aifrinn ag tseirbhís. Thosaigh an tseirbhís seo daichead … Continue reading

Posted in Church of Ireland, Church Services, Diocese, Ecumenism, Irish Language

Ecumenical Service in Carrigaline, Co Cork marks Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 2017

This year the material for the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity (18-25 January each year) was prepared by the churches in Germany and focused on the 500th anniversary of the German Reformation. The theme was reconciliation:  ‘Reconciliation: the love … Continue reading

Posted in Church Services, Ecumenism, Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

Find Christmas Tough? An Invitation to a Blue Christmas at St Anne’s, Shandon, Cork

Christmas is not a jolly time for everyone.  If you are someone who finds Christmas tough going, Saint Anne’s Church, Shandon, Cork invites you to a ‘Blue Christmas’ on Wednesday, 14th December at 7.30 p.m. A ‘Blue Christmas’ will be … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Church in Society, Church Services, Community Involvement, Contemporary Issues, Diocese, Pastoral

‘Oireachtas na Samhna’ ~ Major Festival of Irish Language, Music and Dance

Is i gCill Áirne a reachtáladh ‘Oireachtas na Samhna’, féile mhór ceoil agus rince, i mbliana. D’fhreastail breis agus 10,000 daoine air. Mar chuid de na h-imeachtaí  d’eagair Cumann Gaelach na hEaglaise agus Pobal an Aifrinn seirbhís mhacnaimh.  Is é … Continue reading

Posted in Church Services, Community Involvement, Diocese, Festivals, Irish Language, Irish Language Services, Liturgy

Funeral in Cork of Long Serving Church of Ireland Diocesan Lay Reader

A Requiem Eucharist and Thanksgiving for the life of Herbert Calvert was held yesterday, 9th November 2016, in Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork.  Herbert, who died in the care of Saint Luke’s Home, Cork on Wednesday, 2nd November, served the … Continue reading

Posted in Church Services, Diocesan Readers, Diocese, Lay Ministry, People from the Diocese

All Age Sports Service in St Mary’s Church, Carrigaline, Co. Cork

Carrigaline Union of Parishes in the Diocese of Cork held an All Age Sports Service in St Mary’s Church on 23rd October. This Service was the initiative of parishioners Simon and Michelle Woodworth and was led by Richard Dring, Diocesan … Continue reading

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