The Association of Irish Floral Artists (AOIFA) staged its National Flower Festival “Splendour in Flower and Stone” in Saint Colman’s Cathedral, Cobh, Co. Cork over the weekend. This iconic building in all its splendour, celebrating the centenary of its consecration, was the ideal setting in which to stage the event. Cobh looked resplendent as people […]
Saint Colman’s Cathedral in Cobh, Co. Cork today is launching a unique opportunity for Parishioners to experience their very own Camino spiritual journey. The Cathedral Camino is inspired by the popular Camino or “Way” to the shrine of Saint James the Apostle in northern Spain. This shrine is also known as Santiago de Compostela. Walking […]
Homily Notes of Bishop William Crean on the Celebration of the Centenary of the Dedication of St. Colman’s Cathedral, Cobh, Co. Cork. My friends, It is more than 60 years ago now since Marshall McLuhan, the Canadian Philosopher and Educationalist gave us the term “Global Village” for the first time. McLuhan […]
August 2019 marks the Centenary of the Solemn Dedication of St Colman’s Cathedral, Cobh, County Cork, the Cathedral Church of the Diocese of Cloyne. To mark the occasion, Bishop William Crean will be presiding at a special Diocesan Mass taking place at the Cathedral at 3.00 pm on Sunday August 25th. Archbishop Jude Thaddeus Okolo, […]
St. Colman’s Cathedral Celebrations – Monday 12th August Mass at 10am celebrated by Bishop Crean, followed by the opening of an exhibition on the history of the Cathedral in the former Bons Convent. All Welcome Lecture Series starting Tuesday 13th August – Thursday 22nd August in Cobh Parish Centre Sunday 25th August Diocesan […]
AND THE WINNER IS… St Colman’s Centenary Photography Competition We received an amazing variety of photos from all over the world of the Cathedral interior, exterior, from the sea and even an aerial shot from 20,000 feet. There were atmospheric & spiritual images and details of the Cathedral that we have never seen […]
2 weeks left to submit their photographs for the centenary photography competition. We’ve had some beautiful entries so far and we are calling on all amateur photographers and hobbyists to showcase their talent” Best of luck.
As part of St. Colman’s Cathedral centenary celebrations, EWTN the Global Catholic TV Network, with 286 million subscribers will be filming at the Cathedral next Sunday the 16th June, at the 12 O’clock mass and at the Corpus Christi procession up to the Mount directly after the mass. It would be wonderful to get a […]
Photo taken by Fr Tom McDermott, CC Cobh
News from the Diocese:November 29th, 2019St Colman’s Day 2019 Reading the newspapers or watching the news lately can present us ...November 28th, 2019Pope John Paul II Award Ceremony The 7th Pope John Paul II Award Ceremony was held in Mallow Comm...
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Essays and other items:January 21st, 2019The follow article was written by Jamie O'Flaherty, a reporter for The Avondhu Press, and published [...]January 25th, 2018Fr Eamonn McCarthy, a priest of the Diocese of Cloyne and currently working with Radio Maria (based [...]
How a Young Person may be active in parish: Áine Keane's activity and service through the Pope John Paul II AwardsJune 2nd, 2017My name is Áine Keane. I am 19 years old. I'm a student at Presentation Secondary School in Mitc[...]