Category Archives: Corona Virus

St Anne’s, Shandon Hosts Cork LGBTI+ Awareness Week 2021

The Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr Joe Kavanagh, accompanied by the Lady Mayoress, Stephanie Kavanagh, hoisted the progressive rainbow flag at Cork City Hall on Sunday 16th May to mark the start of Cork LGBTI+ Awareness Week 2021. Cork City … Continue reading

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Two New Cork Rectors Worship with Parishioners in Person for the First Time

Two new rectors in the United Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross had their first opportunity since their arrival in the Diocese to worship together with their parishioners in person in their local churches in recent days. Both had been … Continue reading

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Welcome Back to Church – End of Lockdown Video Message from Bishop Paul Colton

To mark the progressive end, starting on 10th May, of the most recent lockdown in the Republic of Ireland associated with the Coronavirus Pandemic, the Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, Dr Paul Colton, has created a new video message … Continue reading

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Bandon Grammar School Initiative Rallies Young and Old to Knit though the recent ‘Lockdown’ for Good Causes

It may be true to say that this pandemic has had the most impact on the lives of the young and older people who live in care homes. As a way of connecting the young with some of those older people, … Continue reading

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Ruth Wolfe Retires after nearly 20 years’ Service in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

Ruth Wolfe, who has been part-time secretary to the Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, Dr Paul Colton, for almost the last 20 years retired on Friday 30th April, which was her last morning ‘in the office’. Ruth has been … Continue reading

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