Category Archives: Churches in Cork

Celebrating Shandon 300

A series of exhibition boards created by the Shandon Area History Group was unveiled on 12th August at a special preview event in St Anne’s Church, Shandon. The event was well attended and Cllr. Derry Canty, who deputised for Lord … Continue reading

Posted in Anniversaries, Church History, Churches in Cork, History, Local History, Shandon 300 | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Celebrating Shandon 300

St Anne’s Church, Shandon welcomes new Priest-in-charge

On Wednesday evening, 06th July 2022, the Reverend Meghan Farr was licensed as priest-in-charge of the Parish of Saint Anne, Shandon, and as Chaplain to Saint Luke’s Home, Cork. The Bishop of Cork, the Right Reverend Paul Colton, welcomed the … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Chaplaincies, Churches in Cork, Clergy, Commissionings, Diocese, Healthcare Ministry, Installations, Institutions and Commissionings, Licensing and Installation, Saint Luke's Charity, Saint Luke's Home | Comments Off on St Anne’s Church, Shandon welcomes new Priest-in-charge

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

Posted in Bishop, Cathedral, Centenaries Commemoration and Reconciliation Project, Centenaries in Ireland, Centenary, Church in Society, Church of Ireland, Churches in Cork, Commemoration, Contemporary Issues, Cork, Cork Centenaries Commemoration and Reconciliation Project, Decade of Centenaries, Diocese, Ecumenism, Five Marks of Mission, People and Places, People from Cork, People from the Diocese, Reconciliation, West Cork | Comments Off on Poignant Week of Centenaries in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

Renovation work at Holy Trinity Church, Frankfield

In recent weeks, Holy Trinity Church, Frankfield has undergone some renovation to preserve the fabric of the building. The church was built in 1838 is a preserved building in the Cork City Council records. Some background on the church… Holy … Continue reading

Posted in church buildings, Church History, Church of Ireland, church repairs, Churches in Cork | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Renovation work at Holy Trinity Church, Frankfield

‘Pride of Cork Award’ presented to Bishop Paul Colton

At a ceremony on Friday 11th March in the Clayton Silver Springs Hotel in Cork, organised by Cork Civic Life and attended by more than 700 people, the Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton, … Continue reading

Posted in Anglicanism, Bishop, Church in Society, Church of Ireland, Churches in Cork, Community Involvement, Cork, Cork Civic Life, Diocese, People and Places, People from Cork, Pride of Cork Award | Comments Off on ‘Pride of Cork Award’ presented to Bishop Paul Colton