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Cork Scripture Group Graduation

posted November 28 2016

On Monday last, Cork Scripture Group celebrated the graduation of the third group to complete the two year Diocesan Certificate in Biblical Studies. For the first time the 21 graduates came, not only from the Diocese of Cork and Ross, but also from the Diocese of Cloyne. The group received Diocesan Certificates co-signed by Bishop John Buckley of Cork and Ross and Bishop William Crean of Cloyne.... continue reading »

Training for Parish Catechists

posted November 28 2016

The next training programme for Parish Catechists will begin in January 2017 in partnership with the Maryvale Institute. The course covers 12 modules over two years. Each year there four Saturday study days to attend and six evening tutorial sessions all held locally. For each module students submit an assignment consisting of an essay and a session plan which could be delivered to a parish group.... continue reading »

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December 4:
On this date in 1856, Most. Rev. Dr. Timothy Murphy DD, Bishop of Cloyne and Ross died. Today in 1963, the first substantive documents of the Second Vatican Council were published. They are: Sacrosanctum Concilium, (Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy) and Inter Mirifica, (Decree On the Means of Social Communication). On this date in 1995, Canon James Cummins, PE., Turner's Cross died.

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