Category Archives: Diocesan Synod

Photos from the Cork, Cloyne and Ross Diocesan Synod 2018

As previously reported, the annual Diocesan Synod of Cork, Cloyne and Ross was held on Saturday, 9th June beginning with the Eucharist in Holy Trinity Church, Frankfield, and continuing at the Cork International Airport Hotel. Our Diocesan Media Officer, Sam … Continue reading

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Bishop Paul Colton’s Address to the Cork, Cloyne and Ross Diocesan Synod 2018

United Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross Diocesan Synod Address given in Cork by The Right Rev. Dr Paul Colton, Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross on 9th June 2018 Introduction Although next March will mark the twentieth anniversary of … Continue reading

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Results of Triennial Elections in the Diocese of Cork, Cloyne and Ross

The results of Diocesan elections which took place by the end of the Diocesan Synod of Cork, Cloyne and Ross on Saturday, 10th June 2017 are announced.  The counting of votes took place at the Carrigaline Court Hotel on Monday, … Continue reading

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Bishop Paul Colton’s Diocesan Synod Address 2017

United Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross Diocesan Synod Address given in Cork by The Right Rev. Dr Paul Colton, Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross on 10th June 2017 Introduction Dear friends in Christ, we assemble as a Diocesan … Continue reading

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Scottish Episcopal Church’s approach to same-sex Marriage may represent a Way Forward for Church of Ireland says Bishop Paul Colton

Speaking at the Diocesan Synod of Cork, Cloyne and Ross in the Rochestown Park Hotel in Douglas, Co. Cork on Saturday 10th June 2017, the Church of Ireland Bishop of Cork, Bishop Paul Colton, noted the decision earlier in the … Continue reading

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Diocese of Porvoo (Church of Finland) Visit to Cork, Cloyne and Ross

Earlier this month, a visit from the Bishop and his staff from the Diocese of Porvoo (Borgå) in the Church of Finland to Cork, Cloyne and Ross was a valuable opportunity to strengthen links, friendships and mutual understanding between the two … Continue reading

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Bishop Paul Colton sets out challenges and questions in 2016 Diocesan Synod Address

The Diocesan Synod of the United Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross met in the Rochestown Park Hotel, Douglas, Cork on Saturday, 11th June 2016.  The Eucharist of the Feast of Saint Barnabas was celebrated by members beforehand in the nearby … Continue reading

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