Bishop spends Ash Wednesday with students

In the Honan Chapel, UCC, on Ash Wednesday are Ross Brennan, Bishop Fintan Gavin, Fr Ger Dunne OP and Kelsey O’Connor.

Bishop Fintan Gavin made a pastoral visit to University College Cork on Ash Wednesday March 2nd.

He presided at the three Ash Wednesday Masses in the Honan Chapel and in his homilies underlined his support and care for students in UCC and encouraged them in their faith as they took on the Lenten journey. He expressed his willingness to journey with them in every way possible.

While in UCC, Bishop Fintan met with staff and students, various officials of the university including a meeting with the President of UCC Professor John O’ Halloran.