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Bishop William Crean statement regarding Canonical Trial

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 […]

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Bishop Crean Homily, Annual Pioneer (PTAA) Mass, 2016

Homily delivered by Bishop William Crean at the Annual Pioneer (Pioneer Total Abstinence Association) Mass, St Colman’s Catherdal Cobh, Fri 1st July 2016. My friends, We are a mystery to ourselves. The journey of self-discovery is lifelong. Our origins by way of our parents, family and community are an enormous influence on our lives. We […]

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Cloyne Diocesan Changes (clergy appointments)

CLOYNE DIOCESAN CHANGES (clergy appointments) To take effect from 9th July 2016 Most Rev. William Crean has accepted the resignation from office of Rt. Rev. Msgr. Eamon Goold, P.P., V.G., Midleton to come into effect on July 9th. He is to continue to serve as Vicar General of the Diocese. Bishop Crean has made the […]

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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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