Category Archives: Spirituality

Services in Holy Week and Easter in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

Holy Week, or ‘The Great Week’ as early Christians called, starts tomorrow, Sunday, 25th March, with Palm Sunday.  Holy Week (the last week of Lent) is the week before Easter and Easter Week (1st to 7th April).  It runs from … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, Church Services, Diocese, Easter, Good Friday, Holy Week, Maundy Thursday, Parish News, Spirituality

Lent Programmes under way in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

Yesterday, Wednesday 14th February, was the first day of Lent.  Services to mark Ash Wednesday were held throughout the Diocese, many of them incorporating the imposition of ashes for those who wished to receive them. In Lent this this year, … Continue reading

Posted in Ash Wednesday, Church Services, Lent, News Roundup, Parish News, Special Events, Spirituality

Spirituality Writer, Brandan Robertson, in Cork

Brandan Robertson, a noted evangelical thought-leader, humanitarian, and commentator, who works at the intersections of spirituality, sexuality, and social renewal, visited Cork on 16th and 17th June as part of his UK and Ireland tour. Changing Attitude Ireland hosted an event … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Church in Society, Diocese, LGBT, Spirituality

Book about Cork Pilgrimage Places, Holy Wells, Graves and Statues Launched in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork

On Wednesday, 25th November a new book – Wells, Graves and Statues – by Dr Louise Nugent and Dr Richard Scriven, both of University College Cork, was launched in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork by the Bishop, Dr Paul Colton.  Wells, … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Book Launch, Books and Publications, Cathedral, Cork, People from Cork, People from the Diocese, Spirituality

New Labyrinth Opened and Dedicated in the Churchyard of St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork

On Monday evening, 19th October the Bishop of Cork, Dr Paul Colton, dedicated a labyrinth which has been constructed in the grounds of St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork. The Dean of Cork, the Very Reverend Nigel Dunne, whose idea it was … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Cathedral, Labyrinth, Official Opening, Spirituality

New Labyrinth to be Dedicated at Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork

Next Monday (19th October 2015) at 5.30pm, The Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, the Right Revd Dr Paul Colton will dedicate a new labyrinth which has been installed in the southeast corner of the grounds of Saint Fin Barre’s … Continue reading

Posted in Cathedral, Cork, Diocese, Labyrinth, Spirituality