Category Archives: Diocese

Shine A Light Night for Templebreedy Group of Parishes

On Friday 15th October, members of Templebreedy Group of Parishes spent the night sleeping outdoors in support of Focus Ireland’s Shine A Light Night National ‘Sleep Out’. Focus Ireland is a national charity working with families, children and young people … Continue reading

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Talking inclusiveness with Stephen Spillane at St Anne’s Church, Shandon

“People and Places” continues this week with a visit to St Anne’s Church, Shandon, where we meet churchwarden Stephen Spillane. He talks about the broadness of being inclusive and reaching out to the community as part of St Anne’s vision … Continue reading

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Youghal and Cloyne Unions raise €500 for people living in poverty overseas

A sponsored walk by members of Youghal and Cloyne Unions has raised more than €500 for Christian Aid’s work in some of the world’s poorest communities overseas. Last month, around 20 parishioners strolled along the new Youghal boardwalk from Redbarn … Continue reading

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Hostel for homeless Defence Force veterans in Cobh

On Sunday 3rd October, the Rector of Cobh and Glanmire Union of Parishes, the Rev. Paul Arbuthnot, attended the opening of Brú na Farraige, a hostel and advice centre for homeless Defence Force veterans.  The hostel is located in Harbour … Continue reading

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The Season of Creation Service in St Anne’s Church, Shandon

Stephen Spillane (churchwarden of St Anne’s Church) writes: St Anne’s Shandon has marked the Season of Creation for the last number of years, and this year was no different. The Season of Creation is the annual Christian celebration of prayer … Continue reading

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