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This Sunday: 27th May, 2018 – Trinity Sunday

8.30 a.m. Holy Trinity       –   No Service

10.00 a.m.    Nohoval       –   All Age Worship Service [joint Service for Nohoval and Crosshaven Parishioners]

11.30 a.m.    Holy Trinity   –   No Service

3.00 p.m.    Holy Trinity   –   Celebratory Service with Bishop Colton



Cork Ecumenical Bible Week ‘Word Alive’ – May 21st-27th, 2018 – Presentations and informal discussions on bible passages, no expertise required.  Just come along, no need to book and no charge.  Venue, date and times as follows:-

Thursday 24th May, 7.30pm – Cork Methodist Church, Ardfallen.                [Luke 8:1-3 Will the real Mary Magdalene stand up?], with Rev Geraldine Gracie.

Sunday 27th May, 7.30pm – Sacred Heart Hall, Western Road (Donation, no booking required). Keynote AddressDr Katie M. Heffelfinger, Church of Ireland Theological Institute – Some Old Testament Resources for Contemporary Christian Discipleship.

Mums/Carers & Tots – The group meets every Friday from 10am – 12noon in the Rectory during term time.

Holy Trinity Church 150th Anniversary Celebration –  Art Exhibition May 25th-27th in Holy Trinity Church

May 25th Friday 7p.m.: Opening Night Wine and Cheese Reception.  Guest Speaker Mr. Richard Wood – authority on Burges.

May 26th Saturday 11a.m. – 5p.m.: Viewing of Art and Cake Sale. Complimentary Teas and Coffees available all day.

May 27th Trinity Sunday: 11a.m-2p.m.: Viewing of Art and at 3p.m. Closing Celebratory Service with special guest preacher Rt. Rev. Dr. Paul Colton, Bishop of Cork, Cloyne & Ross.

Paintings will include church and local scenes, prints, cards, ceramics, Jewellery, knitting with music, school art, sculptures. A short history of Holy Trinity by Jennifer Gill will be on sale, parish cookery book and other items.  All artists donating 25% of proceeds to the church.

All proceeds for the above events going to the Church.

Press Release – A statement on the forthcoming referendum on the repeal of the 8th Amendment to the Irish Constitution to proposed legislation by the Archbishop of Armagh and the Archbishop of Dublin is available online,

Carrigaline Union of Parishes Annual Summer Fete – in St Mary’s School, Waterpark, Carrigaline on Saturday 26th May from 10am-2pm.  There will be lots of stalls to choose from – Bric a Brac, Toys, Jewellery, Plants, Cakes, Home Produce, Books. There will be Bouncy Castles, Refreshments, a Raffle and much more! Come along and enjoy the fun!

Church Choir Monday evenings at 7.30pm during term time.  New members are always welcome. Contact Roger Ellis, choirmaster and organist, phone 087-0539416.

Children’s Choir – is finished for the duration of the summer months and will resume in September.



Coffee Morning for Christian Aid – thank you to everyone who supported our coffee morning on the 15th May, we raised €1,000.

Holy Trinity Church 150th Anniversary Celebration dates

NEW DATE!  July 7th Concert with Iarla Ó’Lionáird and Crosshaven Community Choir in Holy Trinity Church at 7.00pm.  Existing tickets are valid for the July date, however can you please confirm your attendance before 4th July to secure your seats.  Ticket refunds are also available from the Parish office.

July 8th Sea Sunday Celebration, our special guest preacher is Revd. Trevor Lester.

September 21st-23rd Flower Festival culminating in a Harvest Thanksgiving Service. Special guest preacher is the Revd. Canon Dr Daniel Nuzum.

December 2nd Templebreedy Big Sing 4.00pm and Big Supper 6.00pm. Our special guest preacher is the Rt. Revd. Dr Kenneth Kearon Bishop of Limerick and Killaloe.

All proceeds for the above events going to the Church.

Friendship Club – Friendship Club is over for the summer, however there will be a visit to the RNLI Station shortly and everyone is welcome to come along.

Summer Children’s Holiday Club – ‘The Big Top’ – 16th-20th July for children age 5-11, in St. Mary’s National School, Carrigaline.  Booking forms available from the back of the Church.

Cork Autism Conference 2018 –  Re-Thinking Autism – A Positive and Integrative Approach, Sunday September 30th, Rochestown Park Hotel, Douglas, Cork. Open to Parents, Families, Caregivers, Adults with ASD, Employers, Educators, Professionals, Agencies, Advocates and anyone with an interest in autism and aspergers syndrome. More info here: or call 089 239 8900.

Ongoing Metal Collection – A reminder that we are still collecting scrap metal for fundraising. Contact:  Alec Bryan, Gordon Bryan or Graham Roberts for Crosshaven or Jim Ferguson for Nohoval.

Come Dine for Holy Trinity -Templebreedy presents “Come Dine for Holy Trinity”, fundraising for Holy Trinity Church, Crosshaven. Hold a lunch/dinner party for a few friends, your family or your neighbours, with each guest donating €20, it is a fun way of supporting a worthy cause. Further information: see posters and from the parish office.