Category Archives: Sermons

Christmas Sermon preached by Dr Paul Colton, Bishop of Cork

Christmas Day Sermon, 2016 Preached by the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton, Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross in the Cathedral Church of Saint Fin Barre, Cork The Christmas story is neither a nativity play nor a fairy tale.  It … Continue reading

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Cork Commemoration of the Battle of the Somme ~ Bishop Paul Colton’s Address

Sermon preached at A Service of Peace and Reconciliation to Commemorate the Centenary of the Battle of the Somme by the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton, Bishop of Cork on Friday, 1st July, 2016 in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork … Continue reading

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‘Remembering 1916’ – Sermon preached by Archdeacon Gary Hastings in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork

Sermon preached by the Archdeacon of Tuam, the Venerable Gary Hastings in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork on Sunday, 17th April, 2016 1916 Ardeaglais Chorcaigh 2016 Christ tells us that we are not to judge anyone. Judgement belongs to God … Continue reading

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Bishop Paul Colton’s Easter Sermon Preached in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork

Easter Day, 2016 Sermon preached by The Right Rev. Dr Paul Colton, Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross in the Cathedral Church of St Fin Barre, Cork ‘We are witnesses to all that God did …’  Acts 10.39 The way … Continue reading

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Address by Bishop Paul Colton at St Patrick’s Day Civic Service 2016 in Cork

Address at the Civic Service of St Patrick’s Day, 2016 by the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton, Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork Today, the Feast of St Patrick, our national saint, we celebrate the … Continue reading

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Bishop Paul Colton’s Sermon Preached on Christmas Day 2015 in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork

Christmas Day 2015 Sermon preached by the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton, Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross in Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork As a family, in October, we went to London for one of the Irish matches in … Continue reading

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Cork Church of Ireland Marks the Bicentenary of the Birth of George Boole, Father of the Information Age

On Sunday, 1st November – All Saints’ Sunday – the bicentenary of the birth (on 2nd November, 1815) of George Boole, first Professor of Mathematics at University College, Cork, was commemorated at the Sunday morning Eucharist at St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork. … Continue reading

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