World Meeting of Families – Opening Ceremony in Cork and Ross

An invitation is extended to all parishioners of our Diocese to join with Bishop Buckley for the Opening Ceremony for the World Meeting of Families which will take place in Cork on

Tuesday 21st August at 7:30pm  at the Cathedral of St Mary and St. Anne, Cork

Bishop Buckley will preside and give the final blessing with the relic of the True Cross. Each parish will be represented by a family who will receive a World Meeting of Families candle to be lit in the Parish Church for the five days of this international gathering.

The choir will be the members of the Papal Mass choir from our Diocese.