Tag Archives: outreach

Pupils of St Mary’s NS Carrigaline donate to Cork Penny Dinners for St Valentine’s Day

For the eighth year in a row, the pupils of St Mary’s National School, Carrigaline, have collected items to be delivered to Cork Penny Dinners on St Valentine’s Day. Canon Elaine Murray, Rector of Carrigaline Union, writes: Cork Penny Dinners … Continue reading

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“The Shandon Mystery” – Bishop Paul inaugurates the 300th Anniversary celebrations at Saint Anne’s Church, Shandon

The tercentenary, 300 years, of the present day Saint Anne’s Church, Shandon, Cork’s iconic church, with its famous Shandon Bells, will be inaugurated on Sunday 6th February 2022 by the Bishop, the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton, when he visits … Continue reading

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Over €1,000 raised at Mallow Union Carol Services

Mallow Union of Parishes raised over €1,000 at their Carol services this year. Their Rector Meurig William writes: The popular – but often unfair – perception is that the Church is always asking for money as a way of looking … Continue reading

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Community and outreach in Carrigaline Union of Parishes

This week “People and Places” takes us to Carrigaline Union of Parishes. Next month, Canon Elaine Murray will have been the Rector of Carrigaline Union for ten years and in this video she talks about a few of the outreach … Continue reading

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