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Catechesis of the Good Shepherd for children ages 3- 7 years, every Tuesday starting 26th Sep 2017, from 14.45 until 15.45. Run by the Sisters of the Missionaries of Charity, St Helens Convent, Blarney. Contact: Sister Agnes Mary (0214381687) The catechesis is grounded in Sacred Scripture, and the Liturgy of the Church ( Montessori style […]
The third World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation will be celebrated, Friday, 1st September 2017, at the invitation of Pope Francis. The following description of that call-to-prayer, is from the www.catholicbishops.ie website: The third World Day of Prayer for the Care of All Creation takes place on Friday 1 September 2017. Many […]
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 […]
A number of buses from the Diocese of Cloyne traveled to Dublin city on 1st July 2017 (Feast of St Oliver Plunkett) for the “Save the 8th” Pro-Life Rally in Dublin. The Rally was attended by around 80,000 people who expressed a desire to retain the 8th Amendment to the Irish Constitution. The Eighth Amendment […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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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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...
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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[...]