Category Archives: Confirmation

Confirmation Season begins in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

Bishop Paul Colton began his annual round of visitations to parishes for 2017, during which he also conducts baptisms and confirmations, on the Second Sunday of Easter, 23rd April.  This year the Bishop started in Fanlobbus Union of Parishes which … Continue reading

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Bishop Colton’s Annual Morning with Confirmation Candidates

On Saturday, 4th March, Dr Paul Colton, Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, hosted his annual ‘Confirmation Morning with the Bishop’ for all those who, starting with the Sundays in the Easter season, will be confirmed in the Diocese in 2017. Once again the … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Children's Ministry, Children's Work, Confirmation, Diocese, Youth Work

Morning with Bishop Colton for 2016 Confirmation Candidates in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

The morning with the Bishop is an annual fixture now in the Cork, Cloyne and Ross Diocesan calendar for Confirmation candidates. Confirmation Services start at Easter and continue on the Sundays of Easter and following in the Diocese. All those who are to … Continue reading

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Bishop of Cork Marks Centenary of Sinking of RMS Lusitania with Parish Visit

This coming week marks the centenary of the sinking of the RMS Lusitania 18km off the coast of County Cork.  A number of coastal towns, communities and parishes in this Diocese were caught up in particular ways with the tragic events of that day, … Continue reading

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Cork, Cloyne and Ross Annual ‘Confirmation Morning’ with the Bishop

This is the seventh year that the Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, Dr Paul Colton, has organised a morning to meet all those young people from the Diocese who will be confirmed this year.  The young people met in … Continue reading

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Summer Confirmation in Ballydehob Church of Ireland Parish

The Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton, was at the Church of Saint Matthias, Ballydehob, County Cork on Sunday, 6th July, 2014 where he confirmed three young people.  Also present was their friend and a … Continue reading

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Kilgariffe Confirmation and Bishop Colton’s 30th Anniversary of Ordination

On Sunday, 29th June (the Feast of St Peter) the largest single parochial group of young people for Confirmation in the United Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross was confirmed by Bishop Paul Colton in Kilgariffe Parish Church, Clonakilty, County … Continue reading

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