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 […]
Rev. John Magner was ordained to the priesthood by Bishop William Crean for service in the Diocese of Cloyne on Sunday 25th June in St Colman’s Cathedral, Cobh. Below are some photos (courtesy of photographer John Finn, Carrigtwohill) that capture the event. Bishop Crean’s homily: click here. Below the photos is a profile of Fr […]
Ordination to the Priesthood of Rev. John Magner in St. Colman’s Cathedral, Cobh 25th June 2017. Rev. John Magner will be ordained to the priesthood for service in the Diocese of Cloyne on Sunday 25th June at 3pm in St Colman’s Cathedral, Cobh, Co. Cork. John is a native of Castletownroche, born into a farming […]
Camp Creideamh Boys’ Week (June 4th – 10th, 2017) was attended by 25 teenagers and 12 leaders. Camp Creideamh Girls’ Week (June 11th – 17th, 2017) was attended by 24 teenagers and 12 leaders. Altogether 73 people, teenagers and leaders, participated in Camp Creideamh. Bishop William Crean celebrated the Final Mass (17th June) during which […]
Rev. John Magner (parish of Blarney & Whitechurch) will be ordained to the priesthood by Bishop William Crean on Sunday, 25th June, at 3pm in St. Colman’s Cathedral, Cobh. Everyone in the diocese is invited to attend the ordination. It promises to be a joyous occasion.
Eucharistic Procession, Cork Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ Sunday, 18th June 2017 Bishop William Crean, Bishop of Cloyne A Chairde, Dear Friends, Around the time of marking the new Millennium – there was a lot of looking back at the progress made over the centuries. There was justifiable pride in […]
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Essays and other items:January 25th, 2018Fr Eamonn McCarthy, a priest of the Diocese of Cloyne and currently working with Radio Maria (based [...]
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[...]