Category Archives: Commissionings

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

New Diocesan Youth Officer in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

On Sunday, 21st January, Hilda Connolly was commissioned as the new Diocesan Youth Officer in the United Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross.  The commissioning by the Bishop, the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton, took place at a special Service … Continue reading

Posted in Appointments, Bishop, Commissionings, Community Involvement, Youth Work

Commissioning of New Chaplain to Bandon Grammar School

On Tuesday, 14th November,  at a Service for the whole school in the school gym,the Reverend Anne Skuse was commissioned as the new Chaplain to Bandon Grammar School in the United Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross.  This is a … Continue reading

Posted in Appointments, Bandon Grammar School, Bishop, Chaplaincies, Church in Society, Commissionings, Community Involvement, Diocese, Education, Schools in the Diocese

Lay Assistants at the Eucharist Trained and Commissioned in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

More than 300 lay people received training recently in Cork, Cloyne and Ross and, at Services during Easter, were commissioned in their parishes to assist with the distribution of Holy Communion.  At a short ceremony during Sunday Service in each parish they committed … Continue reading

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Cork, Cloyne and Ross Training for Lay Assistants at the Eucharist

Every three years in Cork, Cloyne and Ross, parishes recruit lay people who are trained and commissioned to serve as lay assistants at the Eucharist, and who assist with the distribution of the sacrament.  The short training course, outlined by … Continue reading

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Licensing of the Reverend Anne Skuse as a Diocesan Curate

On Friday, 9th October, the Reverend Anne Skuse was licensed as a Diocesan Curate by the Bishop of Cork, the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton during a celebration of the Eucharist in the Church of St Mark, Kilbonane (Aherla), County Cork.  Anne … Continue reading

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Commissioning of 256 Lay People to Assist at the Eucharist in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

Two hundred and fifty-six lay people were commissioned in Cork, Cloyne and Ross to serve as Lay Assistants at the Eucharist at Sunday Services throughout the Diocese on Sunday, 6th April. The Church of Ireland Book of Common Prayer empowers the bishop … Continue reading

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