New Evangelisation Catechesis: Come and listen. A series of catechesis (talks) will be given by a team of lay people in Cobh Parish Centre. The Cobh Parish Centre is located right next to Cobh Cathedral. These talks will take place over a period of a few weeks. These catechesis are for adults and youth, all […]
Last Saturday (10th FEb 2017), to commemorate World Day of the Sick 2017 a Prayer Service was hed in St Colman’s Cathedral Cobh. The following video shows some of the photos from the prayer service.
Speaking notes of Bishop Wm. Crean Address to the Assembly, Killarney, Tuesday 8th Nov 2016 “From what wells, do we drink now?” This is my opening question by way of broadening our reflections beyond the immediate and familiar patterns of our thinking about faith issues to take something of a ‘helicopter view’ of the perspectives […]
Most Rev. William Crean has accepted the resignation from office (of Parish Priest) of V. Rev. Michael Lomasney, PP Kildorrery, to come into effect on January 21st. Bishop Crean has made the following appointments in the Diocese of Cloyne with effect from Saturday, January 21st: V. Rev. Michael Lomasney, PP Kildorrery to be CC Mallow […]
DIOCESE OF CLOYNE Annual Collections in 2017 will take place on the following dates: Emigrants : Friday, 17th March Holy Places : Good Friday, 14th April World Meeting of Families : Saturday/Sunday 22nd / 23rd April Episcopal Conference : Saturday/Sunday, 20th / 21st May Retired Priests : Saturday/Sunday, 17th / 18th June Peter’s Pence : […]
The following should be noted by the faithful: Weddings are not celebrated in the Diocese of Cloyne on Sundays and Holy Days because priests’ primary commitment on those days is the celebration of the Liturgy. Christmas Day, Ash Wednesday, Holy Thursday, Good Friday, Easter Saturday are also excluded.
The Adoration Chapel, St Patrick’s Church Fermoy, has been in use for many years and the concrete ceiling was beginning to sag and leak and in need of new support beams. The chapel had four beautiful stained glass windows which were under-used. The newly designed chapel reverses the layout to make the most of the […]
Christmas Message 2016 from Bishop William Crean, Bishop of Cloyne. My Friends, “The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light On those who have walked in the shadow of death a light has shone” (Is. 9:2) This hope and vision of the new dawn that the Messiah brings to the world is […]
16th Dec 2016 Eamonn Meehan, Executive Director of Trócaire (the overseas development agency of the Catholic Church in Ireland) has sent a ‘Thank You’ letter to Bishop William Crean and the Diocese of Cloyne for the generous donations that have come from the diocese. Click here to read the ‘Thank You’ letter.
How does this role help? Our faith calls us to act. By becoming a parish volunteer with Trócaire, you are choosing to actively take part in creating a better world for those who are less fortunate. You will join a unique network of volunteers from across your diocese and help people in parishes understand more about issues of global justice […]
News from the Diocese:February 15th, 2017Last Saturday (10th FEb 2017), to commemorate World Day of the Sick 2017 a Prayer Service was hed in...February 10th, 2017Speaking notes of Bishop Wm. Crean Address to the Assembly, Killarney, Tuesday 8th Nov 2016 “Fr...
Upcoming Events:Sun 26 FebSun Feb 26th 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmTue 28 FebTue Feb 28th 2017 - Thu May 25th 2017Fri 10 MarFri Mar 10th 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Essays:September 8th, 2016This essay was written by Norma O'Leary, a 19-year-old young woman from Donoughmore parish. Norma is[...]