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Bishop sends blessing online to schools for new school year

Bishop sends blessing online to schools for new school year

Bishop Fintan Gavin is making a virtual visit to the 174 Catholic primary schools in the Diocese of Cork and Ross on Thursday Sept 16th to mark the new school ...
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Bishop visits Watergrasshill/Glenville Parish

Bishop visits Watergrasshill/Glenville Parish

Bishop Fintan visited Watergrasshill/Glenville Parish on Saturday 4th September and Sunday 5th September last. In the course of his pastoral visit he celebrated weekend Masses in both St. Joseph’s Church, ...
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Preparing for First Confession and First Holy Communion

Preparing for First Confession and First Holy Communion

In this three part series, Eleanor and Johanna along with Fr Chris help children prepare to celebrate Reconciliation and Holy Communion for the first time. The sacrament of Reconciliation (or ...
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Go-ahead for First Confession, First Holy Communion and Confirmation ceremonies

Go-ahead for First Confession, First Holy Communion and Confirmation ceremonies

Thousands of families across the Diocese of Cork and Ross begin preparation to celebrate the postponed sacraments with their children and young people. Following the updated plans from the government ...
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Bishop Fintan Gavin's statement following the fatal accident at Monkstown

Bishop Fintan Gavin’s statement following the fatal accident at Monkstown

Fr. Con Cronin, SPS, CC The Harbour Parishes. We have learned with utter shock and sadness of the untimely death of Fr Con Cronin, curate in the Harbour Parishes of ...
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Bishop Fintan Gavin announces changes to appointments of priests in the Diocese of Cork and Ross

Bishop Fintan Gavin announces changes to appointments of priests in the Diocese of Cork and Ross

Bishops and priests at a pre-Covid Conference for clergy in the Diocese of Cork and Ross in 2020. The light of faith in our parishes and other faith communities of ...
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