Amazing Grace Brendan Burke Great art is said to exhibit ‘polysemy’; that is meaning of a layered nature, many and complex meanings. Similarly a work of scripture should not be considered to have only one ‘literal’ meaning. To hold this view would be to debase the work under consideration. However this is not to say […]
Following on from the Cork Choral Festival last weekend, Cantabile Vocal Ensemble welcomed the Herndon Ecumenical Choir from the USA and Cantairi Mhuscrai from Ballincollig in a concert and photographic exhibition entitled Reflections Reflected and held at the Church in Princes Street last Wednesday, 6th May 2015. Guests were treated to a selection of photographs […]
Cantabile Vocal Ensemble presents “Reflections Reflected” a Choral Concert of Early to Contemporary Music featuring special guests Cantairí Mhuscraí, Ballincollig and Herndon Ecumenical Choir, USA. Incorporating a unique photography exhibition of reflections by sound artist Mary G. O Brien, a final year PhD in Music Composition student from University College Cork. Mary is the granddaughter of the late T.F. […]
Noel and Jean Healy attended this, representing the Cork congregation. A lot of learning and meeting people with time thrown in for enjoying ourselves. We attended workshops on how to improve visibility, how to grow your congregation, history society, psychical society, with the highlight of the few days being a play by Jo Clifford “Jesus […]
Article from July 2014 by UK Unitarian Minister Stephen Lingwood on what Unitarianism means to him.
We in Cork would like to pass on our heartfelt thanks to Rev Bridget Spain, for the gift of a new lectern for our also new worship space in the Church. We hope this will entice people into the church during the winter. Previously Sunday worship meant sitting in the freezing cold, so this gift is […]
Lovely to welcome new friends to Cork Unitarian Church. Derek McAuley and Martin Gilbraith from London and Dil Wickremasinghe and Anne Marie from Dublin stopped by for a talk on “the Gift of Silence” by Mike O’Sullivan. Derek and Martin were passing through after visiting family in the North of Ireland, and Dil and Anne […]
This week we had a visit from the Gemignani family, all the way from Nashville, Tennessee. Read their blog about their experience with the Cork congregation.