Welcome

Bishop William Crean was appointed Bishop of Cloyne on Nov. 25th. 2012.
He was Ordained in St. Colman's Cathedral on Jan. 27th 2013.


John Paul II Awards, Cloyne Diocese

64 young people from the Cloyne Diocese and beyond received John Paul II awards for Community and Parish volunteer work during the year Well done all.

Prayer in the Christian Life – A Series of Lent Reflections

  Bishop William Crean is delighted to announce the Diocese of Cloyne 2015 Series on Prayer. You are invited to come, inform and deepen your spiritual life during the season of Lent.   Dates and Venues: The reflections will take place during the season of Lent 2015 in Central Locations in the Diocese – Youghal, […]

CLOYNE DIOCESAN DIRECTORY 2015

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ROME REJECTS APPEAL BY FORMER CLOYNE PRIEST

Rome rejects appeal by former Cloyne priest against dismissal from clerical state over child sexual abuse   A former priest of the Cloyne Diocese, who was dismissed from the clerical state following a Canonical trial for abusing teenagers and minors, has had his appeal rejected by the authorities in Rome. The decision was taken after […]

GETTING TO KNOW YOUR FAITH

Adults Studies in the Catechism In our diocese, there has been an ever increasing desire for more substantial catechetical formation. This is in line with what is happening all over Ireland and is very much consistent with the impassioned prayer which is taking place for the renewal of the Church in Ireland. As one young […]