Category Archives: Decade of Centenaries

Eight Bells in Memory of Sam Maguire in St Mary’s Church, Dunmanway

A truly unusual and historic community project is under way in Dunmanway, County Cork, based at the Church of Ireland parish church – Saint Mary’s – and started by the local rector, the Reverend Cliff Jeffers.  Eight bells, to be … Continue reading

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Photographs of the Cork Commemoration of the Battle of the Somme

A Service of Peace and Reconciliation to commemorate the Battle of the Somme was held in Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork on Friday, 1st July at 6.30 p.m. The sermon preached by Bishop Paul Colton may be found here. Photographer, … Continue reading

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Cork Commemoration of the Battle of the Somme ~ Bishop Paul Colton’s Address

Sermon preached at A Service of Peace and Reconciliation to Commemorate the Centenary of the Battle of the Somme by the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton, Bishop of Cork on Friday, 1st July, 2016 in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork … Continue reading

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Cork Service of Peace and Reconciliation to Commemorate the Centenary of the Battle of the Somme

A Service of Peace and Reconciliation will be held in Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork at 6.30 p.m. on Friday, 1st July, 2016 to commemorate the centenary of the first day of the Battle of the Somme.  It will be attended … Continue reading

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‘Remembering 1916’ – Sermon preached by Archdeacon Gary Hastings in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork

Sermon preached by the Archdeacon of Tuam, the Venerable Gary Hastings in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork on Sunday, 17th April, 2016 1916 Ardeaglais Chorcaigh 2016 Christ tells us that we are not to judge anyone. Judgement belongs to God … Continue reading

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Bishop Paul Colton’s Easter Sermon Preached in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork

Easter Day, 2016 Sermon preached by The Right Rev. Dr Paul Colton, Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross in the Cathedral Church of St Fin Barre, Cork ‘We are witnesses to all that God did …’  Acts 10.39 The way … Continue reading

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St Patrick’s Day at St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork ~ The Photos

Since the late 1960s, the Civic and Festival Eucharist of St Patrick’s Day in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral has been the first port of call for the Lord Mayor of Cork and the City Council signalling the start of the … Continue reading

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