Category Archives: Sea Sunday

Sea Sunday celebrated in Cobh, County Cork

On 14th July, the annual Sea Sunday service took place in Christ Church, Rushbrooke, County Cork with a large congregation present. The Service was attended by a wide range of civic dignitaries including representatives from the Cobh ONE (ex-servicemen) branch, … Continue reading

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Interfaith Blessing of Boats in Passage West, County Cork

The Blessing of the Boats – an interfaith gathering – which took place on Sunday 2nd June in Passage West, County Cork. This marked the opening of the Passage West Maritime Festival. It was followed by a parade, entertainment and … Continue reading

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Busy Summer in Parishes in the United Dioceses of Cork, Cloyne and Ross

Sometimes people have the idea that church activity winds down in July, and more so in August. ┬áThis has never been the case in many dioceses and especially in places such as Cork, Cloyne and Ross with its many holiday … Continue reading

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Sea Sunday in St Mary’s Church, Passage West, County Cork

Sea Sunday (the second Sunday in July) was celebrated, as it is each year, in churches throughout the coastal Diocese of Cork, Cloyne and Ross. ┬áSaint Mary’s Church, Marmullane (Passage West) in the Parish of Douglas Union with Frankfield held … Continue reading

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