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
St Colman’s Cathedral Centenary exhibition is now open at Cork Airport For anyone who is travelling in or out of Cork Airport in the coming weeks, or simply collecting someone from the arrivals hall, the Centenary exhibition is not to be missed. It showcases Cobh, St. Colman’s Cathedral and important historic events with stunning photography. […]
Carillonneur, Adrian Gebruers plays the Laurel & Hardy theme tune, Dance of the Cuckoos, for RTÉ Radio’s Derek Mooney on the Carillon in St Colman’s Cathedral, Cobh, County Cork, Ireland. Adrian’s father Staf Gebruers, played this tune for Laurel & Hardy when they visited Ireland on Wednesday 9th September 1953. You can more on Mooney […]
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Bishop Crean reissues Principles and Guidelines for Preparing and Celebrating the Sacraments of Reconciliation and Holy Communion for the First Time.September 3rd, 2019Letter from Bishop Crean plus Principles and Guidelines...
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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[...]