Category Archives: Churches in Cork

Advent on the Gate in Cloyne Union of Parishes, County Cork

During the CoronaVirus Pandemic, in general, and in the Advent run-up to Christmas, in particular, parishes and chaplaincies in Cork, Cloyne and Ross, as elsewhere, are trying to find innovative and imaginative ways to celebrate and observe the Church’s seasons … Continue reading

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Advance Notice of Christmas Services in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

Please note that the information in the post was updated on 22nd December 2020 to take account of the new Government regulations in response to the CoronaVirus Pandemic. From 26th December all Services will once again be online only. Christmas … Continue reading

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New Rector of Carrigrohane Union of Parishes, Diocese of Cork

The Bishop of Cork, Dr Paul Colton, is pleased to announce that, on foot of a nomination to him by the Diocesan Board of Patronage, he has appointed the Reverend Robert Ferris to be the next Incumbent of Carrigrohane Union … Continue reading

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President Michael D Higgins and An Taoiseach Micheál Martin highlight importance of Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral in Cork

Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral Cork was trending on social media as #SFB150 for many hours today, Monday 30th November, the 150th Anniversary of the Consecration of the Cathedral by Bishop John Gregg on 30th November 1870. Cork people, people with … Continue reading

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Douglas Union of Parishes in Cork Gets Stirred Up Before Advent

The traditional Collect for the Sunday before Advent (22nd November this year) starts with the words ‘Stir up’ and goes on to emphasise ‘the fruit of good works’. Generations of preachers used it as a launch pad for sermons on … Continue reading

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