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Holy Rosary Faith Camp for children, Midleton, July 2017, Photos

Holy Rosary Faith Camp for children (age 6 to 13) took place in Midleton parish from July 10th to 14th 2017. Over 50 children and 16 adult leaders took part. A Faith Camp is a camp where well-trained young adults lead children (typically primary school age) in the following activities: reading of bible stories arts […]

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Traveller Community, Mass for Healing of Families, Ballyhea, 28.06.17

Cloyne Diocesan Chaplaincy to the Traveller Community & Travellers of North Cork held a special Mass for Healing of Families at our Lady’s Well, Ballyhea, on Wednesday 28th June. During this Eucharistic Celebration, a special blessing for families was given as part of our Diocese’s preparation for the World Meeting of Families taking place in […]

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Homily, Bishop William Crean, PTAA Mitchelstown, 90th Anniversary Mass

Homily During Mass celebrated in Church of Our Lady Conceived Without Sin, Mitchelstown Celebrating 90 years since the foundation of Mitchelstown Pioneer Total Abstinence Association Friday, 23rd June 2017 Celebrant / Homilist: Bishop Wm. Crean My friends, The Pioneer Movement didn’t happen by accident – it was a response to a moment of crisis. Such […]

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Mount Melleray Youth Day 2017

9 Transition Year Students from Pobalscoil na Tríonóide in Youghal, accompanied by School Chaplain Fr Damien Lynch, joined a further 300 TY students from all over Munster and further afield for the Youth Day at Mount Melleray on 2nd May 2017. The Pobalscoil group also provided the music and singing at the Mass which completed […]

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Homily – Fr Damien Lynch – Re Vocations to Priesthood

Homily – Fr Damien Lynch, Assistant Vocations Director, Diocese of Cloyne Given during a Holy Hour for Priests, Seminarians and Priestly Vocations St Mary’s Church, Mallow Sunday, 14th May 2017 In his homily during a recent ordination to the Priesthood, Archbishop Martin, the Archbishop of Dublin, spoke about the challenges that ordinary Catholics are facing […]

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Bishop Crean’s Homily: Ordination of Rev. John Magner to the Priesthood

Homily Ordination of Rev. John Magner to the Priesthood in St. Colman’s Cathedral, Cobh Sunday, 25th June, 2017 by Bishop William Crean Bishop of Cloyne My Friends, A vocation to a particular way of life is always a unique personal journey of response, discernment and commitment. While we tend to associate vocation with priesthood and […]

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Rev. John Magner ordained to priesthood, 25.06.2017, Photos

Rev. John Magner was ordained to the priesthood by Bishop William Crean for service in the Diocese of Cloyne on Sunday 25th June in St Colman’s Cathedral, Cobh. Below are some photos (courtesy of photographer John Finn, Carrigtwohill) that capture the event. Bishop Crean’s homily: click here. Below the photos is a profile of Fr […]

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Ordination to the Priesthood of Rev. John Magner – Press Release

Ordination to the Priesthood of Rev. John Magner in St. Colman’s Cathedral, Cobh 25th June 2017. Rev. John Magner will be ordained to the priesthood for service in the Diocese of Cloyne on Sunday 25th June at 3pm in St Colman’s Cathedral, Cobh, Co. Cork. John is a native of Castletownroche, born into a farming […]

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Camp Creideamh (Knockadoon) 2017 – Photos

Camp Creideamh Boys’ Week (June 4th – 10th, 2017) was attended by 25 teenagers and 12 leaders. Camp Creideamh Girls’ Week (June 11th – 17th, 2017) was attended by 24 teenagers and 12 leaders. Altogether 73 people, teenagers and leaders, participated in Camp Creideamh. Bishop William Crean celebrated the Final Mass (17th June) during which […]

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