Bishop William Crean has launched a new Cloyne Diocesan Youth Service initiative aimed at supporting young people in their faith journey in the Diocese. Cloyne Diocesan Youth Service are delighted to announce a new partnership with Alpha Youth Ireland to develop and promote parish based supports for young people to support them in exploring and […]
This poem was written by Gerard Buckley (Kildorrery parish) in memory of his pilgrimage to Krakow for World Youth Day: WYD With our hearts ajar, We travelled far, We increased our faith, The Lord filled our plate, Great friends we made, Music was played, Songs were sung, Our doubts we hung, We bowed our head, […]
Fr Sean Corkery was one of five Cloyne priests who accompanied a contingent of young adult pilgrims from the Diocese of Cloyne to World Youth Day in Krakow, Poland (July 2016). The following piece gives an outline of what took place on the pilgrimage: World Youth Day 2016 – A Priest Pilgrim World Youth […]
A group of 43 young adults between the ages of 18 and 35 years went on pilgrimage to Kracow, Poland, for World Youth Day, between July 26th and Aug 2nd. Below are photos from the pilgrimage. Click here for Fr Sean Corkery’s report on the Cloyne Diocese pilgrimage to World Youth Day in Krakow, Poland […]
Between the 5th and 8th of July, a Summer Faith Camp for children – St Aloysius Faith Camp – took place in Mallow. The venue used was the CDYS Youth Centre. The following are photos taken at the camp (permission has been received from parents to display photos).
A group of 12 individuals in the parish of Fermoy has completed an eight-week programme of spiritual renewal. The programme ran from Jan 26th to Mar 15th earlier this year and those who took part report a tremendous refreshment in their faith and spiritual lives. The name of the programme that was undertaken is Croí […]
Holy Rosary Catholic Faith Camp took place in Midleton from 11th to 15th July. 31 children took part and the activities included Bible Stories, Bible Drama, Arts and Crafts, Music, Sports, Mass, Confession, Rosary and Eucharistic Adoration. The camp was a tremendous success with the children experiencing a lot of fun and making new friends. […]
A group of 43 young adults between the ages of 18 and 35 years are soon to embark on a pilgrimage to Kracow, Poland, for World Youth Day. The Diocese of Cloyne and the Diocese of Waterford and Lismore have come together to form one pilgrimage group, which will fly out to Poland on Saturday July […]
Acceptance of Diaconate Candidates as Lectors St Joseph’s Church, Castlemartyr Sunday 3rd July 2016 Dear Friends, Our gathering this morning is unusual in the history of the Diocese of Cloyne. This is the first occasion when the ceremony of acceptance of these men as Lectors, as part of their preparation to serve as Permanent Deacons, […]
Statement Bishop William Crean today (5th July 2016) confirmed that he has received the findings of a Penal Trial under Canon Law in respect of a priest in the Diocese of Cloyne. Arising from a child protection complaint the priest was placed on administrative leave in 2009. Following a Garda investigation, no Criminal charges were […]
News from the Diocese:July 16th, 2017Holy Rosary Faith Camp for children (age 6 to 13) took place in Midleton parish from July 10th to 14...July 3rd, 2017A number of buses from the Diocese of Cloyne traveled to Dublin city on 1st July 2017 (Feast of St O...July 3rd, 2017Cloyne Diocesan Chaplaincy to the Traveller Community & Travellers of North Cork held a special ...
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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[...]