Category Archives: Commissionings

Licensing of the Reverend David Bowles for Parish and Hospital Ministry in Cork

On Thursday, 21st November, the Reverend David Bowles was licensed and commissioned to serve as Priest-in-Charge of the Moviddy Union of Parishes to the west of Cork City, and also as Assistant Hospital Chaplain at Cork University Hospital. The small … Continue reading

Posted in Appointments, Chaplaincies, Church Services, Churches in Cork, Clergy, Commissionings, LIcensing

New President of Mothers’ Union Commissioned in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

On Ascension Day, 30th May, Hilary Dring, only the sixteenth Diocesan President of Mothers’ Union in Cork in almost 125 years, was commissioned by Bishop Paul Colton. It was a wonderful evening at St. Mary’s Church in Carrigaline when many … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Church Services, Commissionings, Diocese, Mothers' Union

Two new Readers licensed to serve in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

On Sunday, 25th November, during Evensong in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork, the Bishop of Cork, Dr Paul Colton, licensed two new Readers to serve in the Diocese.  Maia Paulus and Andrew Coleman were licensed, having completed one of the … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Cathedral, Commissionings, Diocesan Readers, Lay Ministry, LIcensing

New Partnership between Midleton College, County Cork and the Diocese of Cork, Cloyne and Ross is Inaugurated

A new stage in the long history of connections between Midleton College (founded in 1696) and the United Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, has been inaugurated with the arrival of the Reverend Andrew Orr to serve as Chaplain to … Continue reading

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A New Church of Ireland Chaplain for UCC ~ The Photos!

As previously reported here, Canon Alan Marley was commissioned as a Chaplain to University College Cork at a Service in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral on Sunday, 28th January.  He was also installed as a canon of the Cathedral. Photographer Jim … Continue reading

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New Church of Ireland Chaplain at University College Cork

On Sunday, 28th January, Canon Alan Marley was commissioned to serve as Church of Ireland Chaplain at University College Cork.  The Commissioning was held in Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork at the start of Choral Evensong, after which Canon Marley … Continue reading

Posted in Appointments, Chaplaincies, Commissionings, Community Involvement, Education, University College Cork

The Photos of the Commissioning of Hilda Connolly as Diocesan Youth Officer in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

Hilda Connolly was commissioned as new Diocesan Youth Officer in Cork, Cloyne and Ross at a Service in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork on Sunday, 21st January. Photographer, Jim Coughlan, was on hand to capture the occasion.  Here are some … Continue reading

Posted in Appointments, Church in Society, Commissionings, Diocesan Youth Officer, People from the Diocese, Photo Montage, Youth Work