Masses across the Diocese of Cloyne this coming weekend (21st/22nd Oct 2017) will include a collection in support of Mission Work under the direction of World Missions Ireland. MISSION MONTH OCTOBER 2017 The Holy Father, Pope Francis, invites all Catholics to contribute to a special collection, the Mission Sunday collection. World Missions Ireland is the […]
The Diocese of Cloyne has announced the appointments of the six recently ordained permanent deacons. These appointments will take effect on November 1st 2017: Rev. Brian Williams to serve in the parish of Macroom. Rev. John Nestor to serve in the parish of Youghal. Rev. Peter Gurbal to serve in the parish of Carrigtwohill. Rev. […]
Sept 2017: Bishop William Crean – Principles and Guidelines for Celebrating the Sacraments for the First Time. Bishop William Crean – Principles and Guidelines for Celebrating the Sacraments
Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults The Diocese of Cloyne has produced an Interim Policy for Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults. The document may be found in the Policies section of the diocesan website.
Below are photos of from the Ordination of Permanent Deacons for the Diocese of Cloyne, Sept 2017. These photos are courtesy of Denis Kelleher. Homily of Bishop William Crean during the Ordination of Permanent Deacons, Cobh Cathedral, Spet 2017 Press Release on the Ordination of Permanent Deacons in the Diocese of Cloyne 2017 Peter Gurbal […]
ORDINATION TO THE PERMANENT DIACONATE ST. COLMAN’S CATHEDRAL, COBH, CO. CORK 24th SEPTEMBER 2017 CELEBRANT: Bishop Wm. Crean My friends, It is difficult for us, at this remove, to appreciate the sense of excitement that the Second Vatican Council generated in the life of the Church. We need to remind ourselves that the First Vatican […]
Below are photos of the Diocese of Cloyne Pilgrimage to Fatima (Aug, 2017) led by Bishop William Crean. Photos courtesy of Ollie Casey (Youghal).
A list of Dates for Confirmation ceremonies in 2018 in the various parishes of the Diocese of Cloyne have been released by the Bishop’s Office. Click here for a list of those dates.
Press Release on the Ordination of Permanent Deacons in the Diocese of Cloyne. On Sunday, 24th September 2017, Bishop William Crean, Bishop of Cloyne, will ordain six married men as Deacons for service in the diocese. The vocation of deacon in the Church is a specific one. Different to priesthood, it is, however, a participation […]
Please click on the graphic below to navigate to the WMOF18 page where you will find (in the RESOURCES section) a list of SUGGESTED PARISH EVENTS for EACH MONTH.
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Bishop William Crean provides a set of Principles and Guidelines for Celebrating the Sacraments for the First TimeOctober 14th, 2017Sept 2017: Bishop William Crean - Principles and Guidelines for Celebrating the Sacraments for the F...
Upcoming Events:Mon 23 Oct
Autumn Parish-Level Scripture Classes and other Faith Development Programs in or near the Diocese of CloyneMon Sep 4th 2017 @ 8:00 am - Sun Dec 31st 2017 @ 5:00 pmThu 26 OctThu Oct 26th 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pmSun 29 OctSun Oct 29th 2017 - Fri Nov 3rd 2017
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[...]February 28th, 2017The following is a recollection by Siobhan O’Shaughnessy, a young woman who attends a young adult pr[...]