Category Archives: Pastoral

Cork Hospital Chaplain qualifies as Teaching Supervisor in Clinical Pastoral Education

On Friday, 5th May, The Reverend Canon Dr Daniel Nuzum, Chaplain at Cork University Hospital, was presented with his certificate as CPE Teaching Supervisor. The Association of Clinical Pastoral Education Ireland [ACPE (Ireland) Ltd] which is the professional interfaith body that provides … Continue reading

Posted in Chaplaincies, Clergy, Clinical Pastoral Education, Healthcare Ministry, Pastoral

Find Christmas Tough? An Invitation to a Blue Christmas at St Anne’s, Shandon, Cork

Christmas is not a jolly time for everyone.  If you are someone who finds Christmas tough going, Saint Anne’s Church, Shandon, Cork invites you to a ‘Blue Christmas’ on Wednesday, 14th December at 7.30 p.m. A ‘Blue Christmas’ will be … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Church in Society, Church Services, Community Involvement, Contemporary Issues, Diocese, Pastoral

Consultant Cardiologist Speaks At Cork Celebrations of Saint Luke’s Day

St Luke’s Day was celebrated in St Luke’s Church, Douglas, Cork, with a special school Service. The focus was on Luke who is described in the Bible as a physician. Dr Ronan Curtin, a school parent, and consultant cardiologist at … Continue reading

Posted in Church in Society, Diocese, Education, Parish News, Pastoral, People from Cork, People in Need, Saints Days, Schools in the Diocese

Doctorate Conferred on Cork Hospital Chaplain

The Reverend Canon Dr Daniel Nuzum, who is whole-time chaplain at Cork University Hospital, Marymount Hospice and the Bon Secours Hospital in the United Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, successfully defended his doctoral thesis at University College Cork earlier … Continue reading

Posted in Chaplaincies, Clergy, Continuing Ministerial Education, Cork, Diocese, Education, Healthcare Ministry, Pastoral, People from the Diocese

LÉ Róisín Brings 200 ‘Comfort Teddies’ Knitted by Cork Mothers’ Union on its Humanitarian Mission to the Mediterranean

The Irish Naval ship, LÉ Róisín, has left the Irish Naval Base at Haulbowline in Cork Harbour and is heading to the Mediterranean on a three-month humanitarian mission to aid migrants fleeing Syria, as well as other Middle Eastern and African countries.  This … Continue reading

Posted in Charity Work, Children's Ministry, Children's Work, Church in Society, Community Involvement, Contemporary Issues, Cork, Diocese, Mothers' Union, Pastoral, People in Need, Refugee Crisis, Voluntary Work

St Anne’s, Shandon, Cork Will Host Service for IDAHOT Day

A Church Service for IDAHOT DAY will be hosted by the parish of Saint Anne’s Church, Shandon, Cork at 10.30 a.m. on Sunday, 17th May.  That day is also the date of the 2015 annual International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHOT). … Continue reading

Posted in Church in Society, Church Services, Community Involvement, Contemporary Issues, Diocese, LGBT, Parish News, Pastoral

Bishop of Cork Attends Launch of Cork LGBT Awareness Week 2015

On Monday 11th May, the Bishop of Cork, the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton attended the launch, in Cork City Hall, of the 2015 Cork LGBT Awareness week.  The speakers this year included the Deputy Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Church in Society, Community Involvement, Contemporary Issues, Cork, Diocese, LGBT, Pastoral