Category Archives: COVID-19

Bishop’s Address at Cork, Cloyne and Ross Diocesan Synod ~ 30th November 2020

Diocesan Synod Address given in Cork via ZOOM by The Right Rev. Dr Paul Colton,  Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross on 30th November 2020 at 8 p.m. Dear Friends in Christ, That a Diocesan Synod would be postponed and … Continue reading

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Cork’s Bishops Dedicate Globe Candle Stand at St Fin Barre’s Cathedral

On Saturday 7th November, the weekend when All Souls and Remembrance are observed at St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork, Cork’s two Bishops, Dr Paul Colton and Dr Fintan Gavin conducted a short liturgy of dedication of a new votive candle … Continue reading

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Act of Remembrance 2020 at St Fin Barre’s Cathedral Cork

On Sunday, 8th November 2020, with church buildings closed for public worship, an Act of Remembrance took place, as in other years, in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork. It was recorded and you are invited to view it here.

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St Fin Barre’s Cathedral Cork To Open for Personal Prayer Remembering Covid-19 Victims

As part of the annual Remembrance/All Souls’ weekend, Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork will open temporarily on Saturday 7th November, for personal prayer as permitted by current level 5 regulations,  to allow members of the public to come in to … Continue reading

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150th Anniversary of the Consecration of St Fin Barre’s Cathedral Cork

The last day of this month – 30th November 2020 – will be the 150th anniversary of the Consecration of one of Cork’s, indeed of one of Ireland’s, most iconic buildings:  Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork. Originally a day of … Continue reading

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