Category Archives: Fund-Raising

Diary Update on the Reverend Tony Murphy’s Walk for the Cork, Cloyne and Ross Burundi Project

Walk4Burundi  10 Days in May  May 1 : Féile na Bealtaine (May Festival)  in this year of Covid was marked, not by a weekend of festivals, but a solitary drive to St James’ Church, Durrus in the most westerly Parish … Continue reading

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Saving the Unique Mosaics covering the walls of the Church of the Ascension, Timoleague, County Cork

Thursday, 13th May is Ascension Day, and there will be an open day from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. at the unique Church of the Ascension, Timoleague, County Cork (with all covid-19 precautions and oversight in place). Unique? Yes, it … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, Church Art, church buildings, Church History, church repairs, Churches in Cork, Fund-Raising, Local History, Open Day, Voluntary Work, West Cork, Worth a Visit! | Comments Off on Saving the Unique Mosaics covering the walls of the Church of the Ascension, Timoleague, County Cork

Carrigaline Parish publishes Cookbook in time for the Christmas Market

Carrigaline Union’s fundraising cookbooks have arrived! Just in time for that perfect Christmas Present! All Proceeds raised will go to parish funds. There’s only a limited number printed, so anyone interested should buy now in case they miss out. They … Continue reading

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Douglas Union of Parishes in Cork Gets Stirred Up Before Advent

The traditional Collect for the Sunday before Advent (22nd November this year) starts with the words ‘Stir up’ and goes on to emphasise ‘the fruit of good works’. Generations of preachers used it as a launch pad for sermons on … Continue reading

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Cork Clergyman joins Cycle in aid of Saint Luke’s Charity and Home

The Reverend Paul Robinson, Chaplain to Saint Luke’s Home, Cork (and priest-in-charge at Saint Anne’s Church, Shandon in Cork) joined a small group of co-workers from St Luke’s Home, including CEO Tony O’Brien, Fiona Dwyer, Eileen Ferguson and Paul Morrissey … Continue reading

Posted in Care of the Older Person, Chaplaincies, Charities in the Diocese, Charity Work, Church in Society, Clergy, Community Involvement, Contemporary Issues, Corona Virus, COVID-19, Dementia Care, Diocese, Five Marks of Mission, Fund-Raising | Comments Off on Cork Clergyman joins Cycle in aid of Saint Luke’s Charity and Home