Category Archives: Parish News

New Associate Minister welcomed in Blarney, Carrigrohane Union of Parishes

Last Sunday, 18th September 2022, Carrigrohane Union of Parishes welcomed the Rev. Abigail Sines and a Service of Welcome was held at the Church of the Resurrection in Blarney. The Rev. Robert Ferris, Rector of Carrigrohane Union, led the service … Continue reading

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Carrigrohane Union welcomes new Pioneer Evangelist

The Church Army Centre of Mission, a 3-way partnership between Church Army, the Diocese of Cork, Cloyne & Ross and The Carraig Centre, is delighted to announce the appointment of Sarah-Louise Hockey as Pioneer Evangelist and Youth Worker. Sarah-Louise has … Continue reading

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Second round of Confirmations in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

Since Easter 2022 there have been seven more confirmations in Cork, Cloyne and Ross. As part of a week-long series of pastoral visits to mid-West Cork, Bishop Paul Colton visited Kinneigh Union and Fanlobbus Union on Sunday, 24th April for … Continue reading

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A Service of Pet Blessing in Cloyne Union

The Very Rev. Susan Green, Dean of Cloyne, writes: A service of pet blessing was held on Sunday, 29th May in Cloyne Cathedral. It was a fabulous, warm and sunny day and there was a collection of dogs, a few cats, … Continue reading

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St Mary’s Tractor Run Fundraiser in Dunmanway

The Rev. Cliff Jeffers writes: Over 100 vintage cars and tractors gathered at Cox’s Hall in Dunmanway for the annual St Mary’s Tractor Run. This event is one of the highlights of the year, with parishioners and people from the … Continue reading

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