Category Archives: COVID-19

Praise and Thanks from Bishop Paul Colton for Frontline Workers in Schools in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

As schools come to the end of a challenging and demanding academic term before Christmas, and as 2020 heads towards its close, the Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, Dr Paul Colton, has singled the education work of the Diocese … Continue reading

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Revised Information about Christmas Services in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

Updated on Tuesday 22nd December Please note changes Christmas approaches and, more than ever this year, in Advent and beforehand, a lot of planning is going in to the practical arrangements for our joyful celebration of the nativity of our … Continue reading

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A Virtual Nativity Play in Rosscarbery, County Cork

One of the traditions of Christmas is the children’s Nativity Play; telling the story of the birth of Jesus. Schools in Cork, Cloyne and Ross have been putting on their plays during the current pandemic with children performing within their … Continue reading

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Missing Christmas Carols? Diocesan Service of 7 Lessons and Carols from St Fin Barre’s Cathedral Cork is Online

Many people are missing the usual round of Christmas Carol Services this year. In addition to the innovative initiative of broadcasting carols on a big screen from the back of a truck around Cork reported HERE a pre-recorded Diocesan Service … Continue reading

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Institution of New Incumbent of Carrigrohane Union of Parishes in Cork

The Institution of the Reverend Robert Ferris as Incumbent of Carrigrohane Union of Parishes in the Diocese of Cork was held on Thursday 17th December in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork. Current Level 3 restrictions meant that the congregation was … Continue reading

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