Category Archives: Ecumenism

Cork Service Marks Centenary of the End of the War of Independence

On Sunday 27th June a Diocesan Service, with civic and ecumenical participation, was held in Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork to mark the upcoming centenary of the truce: the end of the War of Independence in Ireland. The Service, which … Continue reading

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World Refugee Day in Carrigaline Parish, County Cork

Carrigaline Union of Parishes in the Diocese of Cork has recently begun the process to become a Church of Sanctuary (within the Places of Sanctuary movement). On Sunday 20th June, World Refugee Day, the parish welcomed Fiona Finn, the CEO … Continue reading

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Certificates in Christian Studies Presentation in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

The presentation of certificates to graduates from the United Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross who recently completed the Certificate in Christian Studies, which the Diocese offered in partnership with the Pontifical University, St Patrick’s College, Maynooth, took place on … Continue reading

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International Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 18th-25th January

The International Week of Prayer for Christian Unity takes place as ever from 18-25 January. Naturally in these times of a global pandemic we are unable to meet physically with fellow Christians to pray and study together. The material for … Continue reading

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Joint Christmas Message from the Bishops of Cork

Catholic Diocese of Cork and Ross Church of Ireland United Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross Joint Christmas Message from the Bishops of Cork: The Most Reverend Dr Fintan Gavin and The Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton Christmas 2020 When … Continue reading

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