Cork Unitarians were honoured to receive President Higgins at the 300 year-old Princes Street Church today (26 January). We were similarly honoured by the presence of Lord Mayor Des Cahill. We hope both these first citizens enjoyed the visit. After brief words of welcome during which the history of the Church was described, there was […]
President Higgins to visit 300 year old Princes Street Church, Cork Cork, Ireland – The Cork Unitarian Congregation is delighted to announce that President Michael D. Higgins will visit the Princes Street Church, to mark its tercentenary year. The reception for the President will be held at the Church at 1:45 pm on Thursday, […]
On 18 – 22 July the Unitarian Church, Princes Street, welcomes back Summer Sing! 2016. Summer Sing! is a festival in which young singers aged between 6 and 14, experience the rich history and culture of Cork City, while nurturing their natural singing ability. Each day 360 children, aged from 6 to 14 years, will gather in […]
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 […]
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.