Please click here for booking details for the World Meeting of Families, 2018, Dublin (22 – 26 Aug).
The next Youth 2000 retreat will be taking place in CBS Secondary School, Midleton, Co. Cork between 23rd-25th March 2018. Youth 2000 is a Catholic organisation that provide spiritual retreats to young people age 16 – 35 across Ireland. Date: 23rd to 25th March 2018 Venue: CBS Secondary School, Midleton, Co. Cork (Click here for […]
Trócaire Lenten Campaign for 2018 This year’s Trócaire Lenten campaign focuses upon the Koroma family in Freetown, Sierra Leone who were affected by recent landslides in their area. This tragic event affected the Koroma family in various ways and cost them their home, possessions, work tools and changed the course of this families future forever. […]
“In Our Faith” is an hour long documentary on faith and young people which has recently been aired (Jan 2018) on Community Radio Youghal (CRY104FM). In Our Faith was produced and presented by Ruth Hayes (Youghal parish) and shines a spotlight on four young people from different faith backgrounds from the east Cork and west […]
As you know so well, Adult Studies of the Catechism has been established in the Diocese of Cloyne and several of our priests and parishioners have led the way as spiritual directors and facilitators of the study groups. It can take some courage to get started but they speak highly of the experience. This movement […]
We wish to inform you that the video clips for the first three sessions of the ‘Parish Conversations Programme’ are now available online and the final three sessions will be online next week, the link is as follows- https://amoris.ie/conversations/ If you scroll down to the section with the red background, you can click on each clip […]
Fr Eamonn McCarthy, a priest of the Diocese of Cloyne and currently working with Radio Maria (based in Dublin), here interviews Mary Lehane, Mary Crowley, Gillian Crowley, Emer O’Leary and Rosarie O’Leary about their involvement in a youth prayer group that runs every Tuesday, 8pm, in St. John the Baptist church, Caum (in the parish […]
CDYS Mallow Youth Ministry The Pope John Paul II Award RTE Mass on Sunday 17th December 2017 On Sunday 17th December 2017, the Pope John Paul Award concluded their 10 years celebrations with a special Mass on RTE. Many dioceses from around the country who are involved in the JP II Award participated in the […]
Current Flu Epidemic Bishop William Crean, Bishop of Cloyne has recommended to all priests celebrating public Masses to defer from the invitation to share a “Sign of Peace” until such time as the flu crisis has abated. Also, to take whatever additional preventative measures that are deemed prudent. He advises all those who are at […]
Baptism of the Lord St. Colman’s Cathedral, Cobh Sunday, 7 January 2018 “Baptism barrier”? My friends, Is it not strange to hear baptism as the qualifying character of barrier? “Baptism barrier” is a word combination that has taken on the character of a weapon in the so-called battle for children’s enrolment in primary schools. The […]
News from the Diocese:November 23rd, 2020Feast of Christ the King 22nd November 2020 St. Colman’s Cathedral, Cobh “Finding Christ in the...November 2nd, 2020All Saints 1st November 2020 St. Colman’s Cathedral, Cobh “Blessed are you …” Mt. 5:11 ...
Essays and other items:January 21st, 2019The follow article was written by Jamie O'Flaherty, a reporter for The Avondhu Press, and published [...]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[...]