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Cork, Cloyne and Ross initiative for 20-30 year olds

The figures show that there are only 6-7% of our  20-30’s in church on a Sunday. Could this be the impetus we need to make changes that are long overdue – because if we get this right for this generation then possibly, just possibly the church might turn a corner and grow?

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Annual IDAHOT Day Service in Saint Anne's Church, Shandon, Cork

Last Sunday, 22nd May was Trinity Sunday, which highlights the loving unity, harmony and inclusiveness of the Triune God.  This year it coincided with the annual Service in St Anne’s Church,  Shandon, Cork to mark IDAHOT Day (International Day against Homophobia).   83 more words


Charlie Bird's 'A Day in May' Launched in Cork by Bishop Paul Colton

Journalist, writer and broadcaster, Charlie Bird was in Cork on Thursday, 19th May for the launch of his book ‘A Day in May: Real Lives, True Stories.’ Bishop Paul Colton was invited by the organisers, author and publishers to launch the book at a function in Waterstones in Cork. 198 more words


proclaiming amoris laetitia

The past months have seen numerous developments in the life of the universal Church and the national scene. Without doubt the most significant development has been the release of Pope Francis’ post-synodal Apostolic Exhortation on the joy of love in the family, … 1,901 more words

Bishop Paul Colton Appointed to Editorial Board of New Law and Religion Journal

The Bishop of Cork, Dr Paul Colton, has been appointed as an Associate Editor on the editorial board of a new journal which is to be published by Brill of Leiden in the Netherlands called ‘Law and Religion’.   394 more words