Gift and standing ovation for Bishop John Buckley at Cork Church of Ireland Synod

The outgoing Bishop of Cork and Ross, Dr John Buckley, was invited by the Church of Ireland Bishop, Dr Paul Colton, to visit the recent annual Cork, Cloyne and Ross Diocesan Synod at the Cork International Hotel. After lunch, hosted by the lay and clerical honorary secretaries of the Synod, attended also by Bishop Paul and Mrs Susan Colton, Bishop Buckley joined the meeting of the Synod.

Bishop Colton paid tribute to Bishop Buckley and thanked him for his personal friendship and ecumenical commitment, noting that many people from the Church of Ireland Diocese knew Bishop Buckley from his…

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