Category Archives: Youth Work

Seasonal Busy-ness for Cork Diocesan Youth Council

It has been a busy few weeks for the Cork Diocesan Youth Council – CDYC. The Youth Advent Service was held in St. Fachtna’s Cathedral in Rosscarbery on the 1st December.  After Dean Peters welcomed everyone, he courageously stepped aside and … Continue reading

Posted in Advent, CDYC, Christmas, Church Services, Diocesan Youth Officer, Youth Work

A Full Cathedral for the Annual Christmas Concert by St Fin Barre’s Cathedral Choir, Cork

St Fin Barre’s Cathedral Choir in Cork held their annual Christmas Concert on Saturday 14th December. The event was sold out and had been for several weeks in advance. The audience was treated to a selection of old favourites and … Continue reading

Posted in Cathedral, Cathedral Choir, Christmas, Church Music, Concert, Cork, Diocese, Youth Work

Cork Diocesan Youth Council Asks Young People To Read Saint Mark’s Gospel Before Advent

CDYC (Cork Diocesan Youth Council) have set up an exciting ‘Advent Challenge’  for the young people in Cork, Cloyne & Ross. They are asked to follow reading programme that involves reading 2 chapters of the Gospel of Saint Mark each … Continue reading

Posted in Advent, Bible, Books and Publications, CDYC, Church of Ireland Youth Department, Five Marks of Mission, Youth Work

Cork Diocesan Youth Council spends weekend on Cape Clear

Recently Cork Diocesan Youth Council (CDYC) took a group of 22 young people and leaders to Cape Clear Island for the weekend. The weather was amazing, the group were so much fun.  They were joined by Simon Henry from the Church … Continue reading

Posted in CDYC, Diocese, Islands, Youth Work

Busy Summer Months in Cork, Cloyne and Ross ~ a Season in Photos

In Ireland’s most southerly Church of Ireland Diocese,  Cork, Cloyne and Ross, the summer holiday months of June, July and August, are one of the busiest times of the year.  ‘Summer only’ churches in holiday villages open up.  Tourists drop … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Cathedral, Cathedral Choir, CDYC, Charities in the Diocese, Charity Work, Children's Ministry, Children's Work, Concert, Diocesan Registrar, Diocesan Synod, Diocese, Drama, East Cork, Ecumenism, Education, Environment, Environmental Issues, Festivals, Five Marks of Mission, Fund-Raising, Holiday Club, Lord Mayor of Cork, Organist, Parish News, People from Cork, People from the Diocese, Summer, Youth Work

Easter Sun-Up in Rosscarbery, County Cork

Every year the Cork Diocesan Youth Council (CDYC) runs an Easter event called Sun-Up in Rosscarbery.  On Saturday the 20th April at 4pm, the youth gathered in Rosscarbery hall. Introductions were made and the group set off soon after for a … Continue reading

Posted in CDYC, Easter, Voluntary Work, Youth Work

‘Who wants a thousand dollars?’ ~ Christian Aid gets Cork Confirmation group thinking

‘Who wants a thousand dollars?’ That is the question Andrew Coleman, Church and Community Officer in Cork for Christian Aid Ireland, asked the members of the Douglas Union of Parishes Confirmation Group at a special Lent Lunch they hosted in … Continue reading

Posted in Charity Work, Christian Aid, Church in Society, Confirmation, Diocese, Emergency Response, Five Marks of Mission, Lent, People from the Diocese, Youth Work