Category Archives: International Church Relations

St Fin Barre’s Cathedral Cork, Choir Tour to Hamburg and Lübeck, April 2019

The choir of St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork travelled to Germany in Easter week.  At 4.30am on Thursday, 25th April the coach to Dublin Airport departed from the Cathedral. On board were 30 young choristers, 9 adults singers, 6 supervisors, a … Continue reading

Posted in Cathedral, Cathedral Choir, Church Music, Five Marks of Mission, International Church Relations

10th Anniversary of Ecumenical Links with Indian Orthodox Community marked by Cork Church of Ireland Parish

For the past ten years, members of the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church, have been celebrating mass on two Saturdays each month in St Michael’s Church of Ireland Church in Blackrock, Cork, and also on their major festivals.  A special celebration … Continue reading

Posted in Anniversaries, Ecumenism, International Church Relations, Special Events

Cork, Cloyne and Ross Group Visit Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland

A group of clergy and lay people from the United Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross have recently returned from Finland where, as guests of the Bishop and Diocese of Borgå (Porvoo), they undertook an extensive programme of encounter, dialogue … Continue reading

Posted in Ambassador's Visit, Cathedral, Children's Ministry, Church in Society, Church Music, Community Involvement, Confirmation, Contemporary Issues, Continuing Ministerial Education, Diocesan Church Music Scheme, Diocesan Secretary, Diocese, Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland, International Church Relations, People from the Diocese, Porvoo Communion, Reformation, Special Events, Youth Work

Bishop of Cork to lead Diocesan Group to the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland

On All Saints’ Day, 1st November, a group from the United Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, led by their Bishop, the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton, will fly out of Dublin to Helsinki to make a visit to the … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Church in Society, Diocese, International Church Relations, Porvoo Communion, Youth Work

Zambia Mission Team from Cork, Cloyne and Ross

From the moment the plane touched down on Zambian soil last July, a CMSI META team were on the move and for two weeks hardly stopped!  The visit  was part of the Church Mission Society Ireland (CMSI) Mission Experience Teams … Continue reading

Posted in Diocese, Five Marks of Mission, International Church Relations, Lay Ministry, People from Cork, People from the Diocese, People in Need, Voluntary Work, World Aid and Development

Diocese of Porvoo (Church of Finland) Visit to Cork, Cloyne and Ross

Earlier this month, a visit from the Bishop and his staff from the Diocese of Porvoo (Borgå) in the Church of Finland to Cork, Cloyne and Ross was a valuable opportunity to strengthen links, friendships and mutual understanding between the two … Continue reading

Posted in Cathedral, Diocesan Synod, Diocese, International Church Relations, Porvoo Communion

Church of Sweden Visit to Cork ~ the Photos!

Last weekend was a memorable and busy weekend when the Bishop of Strängnäs, the Right Reverend Dr Johan Dalman visited the Diocese of Cork, Cloyne and Ross together with clergy and people from his Diocese as part of the on-going relationships … Continue reading

Posted in Diocese, International Church Relations, Porvoo Communion