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Cork Churches Keep Christmas Lights On as a Sign of ‘the Light of Christ in this Hurting World.’

A number of parishes in the United Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross that have outdoor decorations on their church buildings for Christmas have taken the decision this year to keep the lights on until Candlemas, 2nd February, the Feast … Continue reading

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Institution of the New Rector of Mallow, County Cork

On the Feast of the Epiphany, 6th January, during the online Service broadcast using webcam, the Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, Dr Paul Colton, instituted the Reverend Meurig Williams to the incumbency of Mallow Union of Parishes. Accompanied only … Continue reading

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100th Anniversary of the Murders of Canon Thomas Magner and Tadhg Crowley commemorated in West Cork Parish

Cork was a cauldron of violence and conflict one hundred years ago during the War of Independence. One of the objectives of the Cork, Cloyne and Ross Diocesan Commemoration and Reconciliation Project, established by Bishop Paul Colton in 2018 and … Continue reading

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Online Broadcast of the Institution of the Reverend Robert Ferris as Incumbent of Carrigrohane Union of Parishes

The Bishop of Cork, Dr Paul Colton, has announced that he intends to institute the Reverend Robert Ferris to the incumbency of Carrigrohane Union of Parishes on Thursday 17th December in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork at 7 p.m. Given … Continue reading

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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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