Reopening of Church Buildings for Public Worship

To mark today – 10th May 2021  – when progressively we will once again re-open our church buildings for public worship, I have created a new edition video message with appropriate guidance.I hope it will be circulated widely and be of assistance to parishes, parishioners in general, and to clergy, readers, churchwardens, and select vestries, in … [Read more…]

Covid-19 – Cork Community Response Forums

The HSE members on the Cork City and Cork County Covid-19 Community Responses Forums have asked me to bring to your attention the information below concerning registration for vaccination for those aged 65 to 69. (Please also circulate to your mailing lists). The message from the HSE is as follows: From today, Thursday, 15 April, … [Read more…]

Holy Week – Morning Prayer – Service at 9:00a.m

The Morning Prayer Service for Holy Week will be live at 8:30 with services beginning  at 9:00 a.m. Looking forward to seeing you there. Zoom Link attached.Enter Morning Prayer Service HERE Billy W.G. SkuseDiocesan SecretaryDiocesan OfficeSt Nicholas’ House14 Cove StreetCorkIrelandT12RP40

West Cork Parish Marks One Year of Online Worship with Interview with Bishop Paul Colton

Fanlobbus Union of Parishes in West Cork – Dunmanway, Drimoleague, Drinagh and Coolkelure – will mark the anniversary of part of its online response to the Coronavirus pandemic, and the closure of church buildings for public worship, on Sunday 21st March. The rector of Fanlobbus, the Reverend Cliff Jeffers, has invited the Bishop of the … [Read more…]

Pastoral Letter from the Bishop

Church of Ireland – Diocese of Cork, Cloyne and Ross Pastoral Letter from the Bishop Friday 19th March  2021 Feast of Saint Joseph of Nazareth  One year ago I wrote to you and asked you not to gather for public worship in Cork, Cloyne and Ross in response to the arrival of the Coronavirus pandemic … [Read more…]