Category Archives: Five Marks of Mission

County Cork Parish ‘Preach on the Beach’ Makes Front Page News

Social distancing means that some church buildings cannot accommodate their usual Sunday congregations at the moment.  In common with parishes around  the country, church buildings in  Cork, Cloyne and Ross have been opening progressively; approximately 35 of the 76 churches … Continue reading

Posted in church buildings, Church Services, Churches in Cork, Corona Virus, COVID-19, Diocese, Five Marks of Mission, Fresh Expressions

New Livestream Online from St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork

As soon as the ‘lockdown’ due to the Covid-19 pandemic came into effect on 18th March St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, like so many cathedrals and churches across Ireland, moved very quickly to provide worship and concerts online.  At first this … Continue reading

Posted in Cathedral, Church Online, Contemporary Issues, Cork, Corona Virus, COVID-19, Five Marks of Mission, Liturgy, Technology, Webcam, Worship

It’s Diocesan ‘Synod’ Day 2020 in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

Saturday, 13th June 2020 is in the diary as the day for this year’s Diocesan Synod of the United Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross.  ‘Synod’ is rooted in the idea of gathering and meeting. But that, of course, cannot … Continue reading

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Cork, Cloyne and Ross Thanks Volunteers ~ Last Video – Day 6 of Cork Volunteer Week 2020

Cork Volunteer Week 2o2o organised by the Cork Volunteer Centre runs from 18th May to 24th May 2020. Each day this week a short video, put together by Bishop Paul Colton, is being published to highlight the work of our … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Cork Volunteer Week, Corona Virus, COVID-19, Faith and Service, Five Marks of Mission, People from Cork, People from the Diocese, Voluntary Work

Cork, Cloyne and Ross Thanks Volunteers ~ Day 5 of Cork Volunteer Week 2020

Cork Volunteer Week 2o2o organised by the Cork Volunteer Centre runs from 18th May to 24th May 2020. Each day this week a short video, put together by Bishop Paul Colton, is being published to highlight the work of our … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Cork Volunteer Week, Corona Virus, COVID-19, Faith and Service, Five Marks of Mission, People from Cork, People from the Diocese, Voluntary Work