Category Archives: Sesquicentenary

President Michael D Higgins and An Taoiseach Micheál Martin highlight importance of Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral in Cork

Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral Cork was trending on social media as #SFB150 for many hours today, Monday 30th November, the 150th Anniversary of the Consecration of the Cathedral by Bishop John Gregg on 30th November 1870. Cork people, people with … Continue reading

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Illustration of Bishop Colton’s St Fin Barre’s Cathedral 150 and Advent Sermon

Sermon preached on Advent Sunday 29th November 2020 In  the Cathedral Church of Saint Fin Barre Cork on the eve of the sesquicentenary of the Consecration of the Cathedral, by the Bishop of Cork, The Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton In … Continue reading

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Bishop Paul Colton’s Sermon on the Eve of the 150th Anniversary of the Consecration of St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork

Sermon preached on Advent Sunday 29th November 2020 In  the Cathedral Church of Saint Fin Barre Cork on the eve of the sesquicentenary of the Consecration of the Cathedral, by the Bishop of Cork, The Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton In … Continue reading

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More Greetings from England ~ St Fin Barre’s Cathedral 150

Today, Advent Sunday, the eve of the 150th anniversary of the consecration of Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral Cork, greetings have been received from two diocesan bishops in England: the Bishop of Peterborough, the Right Reverend Donald Allister, and the Bishop … Continue reading

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Greetings from Australia ~ St Fin Barre’s Cathedral 150

More greetings again today, as the 150th anniversary of the consecration of Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral Cork approaches next Monday, this time from the Archbishop of Adelaide and Metropolitan of South Australia: the Most Reverend Geoffrey Smith. This is one … Continue reading

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