Category Archives: Diocese

Cork finds a way in lockdown to celebrate a colleague’s 50th birthday

Since the start of Holy Week, clergy, readers and diocesan staff in Cork, Cloyne and Ross have been meeting on ZOOM each weekday morning to say the Morning Daily Office together.  Many have found it a great support saying Morning … Continue reading

Posted in Big Birthday!, Clergy, Corona Virus, COVID-19, Diocese

General Synod – 03 – In Memoriam – Cork, Cloyne and Ross

The General Synod of the Church of Ireland was due to meet in Croke Park, Dublin on 7th, 8th and 9th May, but has not done so due to the CoronaVirus. Yesterday and the day before, our Bishop, Dr Paul … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Cathedral, Church Music, Church of Ireland, Diocese, General Synod, In Memoriam, People from Cork, People from the Diocese

Bishop Paul Colton announces Postponement of Confirmation Services of 2020 in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

The Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, Dr Paul Colton, has requested clergy in the Diocese this morning to bring the news to young people and their families, as well as to adult confirmands, that, with immense disappointment, he has … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, Bishop, Confirmation, Corona Virus, COVID-19, Diocese

‘ShineALight’ in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

In response to the ecumenical invitation of the three Cork bishops – Paul Colton (Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross), Fintan Gavin (Bishop of Cork and Ross) and William Crean (Bishop of Cloyne) – churches in Cork, Cloyne and Ross … Continue reading

Posted in church buildings, Church in Society, Churches in Cork, Community Involvement, Corona Virus, COVID-19, Diocese, Easter, Ecumenism, Five Marks of Mission, Light

Christ is Risen! Easter Day in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

Christ is risen! He is risen indeed,  Alleluia! Easter Day in Cork, Cloyne and Ross To greet Easter: Easter Song – a short greeting from the people of Durrus and Bantry is HERE A Service of Spiritual Communion to Download … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Cathedral, Church Services, Churches in Cork, Diocese, Easter, Sermons