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Cork City Council to confer Freedom of the City on Dean Denis O’Connor and Sister Eucharia Buckley

The Freedom of the City of Cork will be conferred on Dean Denis O’Connor and Sister Eucharia Buckley at a special ceremony in the City Hall, Cork on Friday afternoon, 22nd May.

The proposal, made by the Lord Mayor Cllr. Brian Bermingham, was agreed at a meeting of Cork City Council on 9th March 2009:

“That the Freedom of the City be conferred on Dean Denis O’Connor and Sister Eucharia Buckley in recognition of their immense contribution to the advancement of religious values and the spiritual and religious well-being of the people of Cork, for their selfless dedication to the service of others, and in broader acknowledgement of the role played by religious orders in the development of our society.”

 

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