21st June 2003
There are three
major events taking place in Ireland on this day, namely,
1. Clergy and Parishioners
of St. Patrick's Parish, Cork celebrate the Golden
Jubilee of the Ordination of our Parish Priest, Canon Liam Leader.
2. The inauguration
and launching of St. Patrick's Parish, Cork, website.
3. The opening of
the 11th. Summer Special Olympic Games, at Croke Park, Dublin.
It is to this latter event that we, at St. Patrick's Parish, Cork, extend
a very warm welcome to all our overseas visitors, athletes, coaches,
parents, volunteers and officials.
Ireland is very
proud to be chosen as the first country outside of the United States
of America to hold this prestigious event.
The COPE FOUNDATION,
where Canon Leader has been a member for many years, is situated within
St. Patrick's Parish, Cork, and you are invited to visit the site at,