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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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New Rector of Carrigrohane Union of Parishes, Diocese of Cork

The Bishop of Cork, Dr Paul Colton, is pleased to announce that, on foot of a nomination to him by the Diocesan Board of Patronage, he has appointed the Reverend Robert Ferris to be the next Incumbent of Carrigrohane Union … Continue reading

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Peace and Reconciliation Commemoration as West Cork Parish with Sam Maguire links Commemorates Bloody Sunday

On Sunday 22nd November, the day after the centenary of Bloody Sunday, the events of that day were commemorated and prayers of thanksgiving for offered for the peace and freedom we enjoy in Ireland today in the home parish of … 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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