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Boys Faith Camp in Knockadoon (June 2016) – A Great Success

Below are some photos from the Knockadoon Faith Camp for Boys (which will henceforth be named as Camp Creideamh). To go to Camp Creideamh website: The camp ran between the dates June 5th – 11th 2016 in Knockadoon, a coastal village in East Cork (near Youghal) in the Diocese of Cloyne. The camp had 17 […]

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John Magner ordained deacon (incl. Bishop Crean’s homily)

  Congratulations to Reverend John Magner! John Magner, who is from the Blarney-Whitechurch parish, was ordained to the order of deacons last Sunday (Corpus Christi, 29/05/2016). The ceremony took place in Maynooth. Nine men were ordained deacons by Bishop William Crean. It is expected that John will be ordained to the priesthood next year. Bishop […]

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Bene Merenti Medal Presentation in Rathcormac/Bartlemy

Bishop William Crean presented The Bene Merenti medals to Nellie Cotter and Tom Cotter of Rathcormac/Bartlemy Parish, Cloyne Diocese, in the presence of Canon MI. Leamy P.P. and Rev Neilus O’Donnell (retired P.P.) at St Bartholmew’s Church, Bartlemy, Rathcormac, Co. Cork. Neillie has been selling The Irish Catholic all her life in Bartlemy and Tom […]

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Midleton CBS, Bon Camino, 2016

Edmund Rice Education Beyond Borders (EREBB) is an International network of Catholic schools, from over 20 countries, that are inspired by the teachings of Jesus Christ, Gospel values and the spirit of Edmund Rice (founder of The Christian Brothers). Recently, two Irish schools from this network – Midleton CBS and Ard Scoil Ris, Limerick, decided […]

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New Book: Celebrating 200 Years of St Colman’s Church, Cloyne

‘Celebrating 200 Years of St Colman’s Church, Cloyne’ by Kevin Terry, Margaret Hartnett and Patricia Lyons, was launched on Thursday, 18th February 2016 at 8pm in St Colman’s National School, Cloyne, by the Most Reverend William Crean, Bishop of Cloyne. It is available for purchase at:   McCarthy News, 43 Main Street, Midleton. Phone: 021 […]

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Adult Faith Development Reflection Day – Report

Last Saturday (9/4/2016) in Vienna Woods Hotel the Diocese of Cloyne hosted a Reflection Day on Adult Faith Formation. Each parish in the diocese sent a number of delegates, and so a gathering of around 90 persons (both clerical and lay) attended. Facilitated by Fr Sean Corkery (Director for Adult Faith Formation in the Diocese […]

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