Priests for Scotland

A Life Worth Living

Priests for Scotland

A Life Worth Living

Priests for Scotland

A Life Worth Living

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Consider Priesthood 2022

Consider Priesthood 2022

Bishop John Keenan, the bishop of Paisley whose remit also takes in 'Priests for Scotland', has issued an invitation to "consider priesthood" in 2022. As the whole Church is asked to reflect on the idea of "synodality" and what it means for us, the bishop suggests...

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Vocations Inserts for Parishes

Vocations Inserts for Parishes

Pentecost to Christ the King 2022 Follow the link below for brief reflections drawn from the Mass readings for each Sunday or feast day through the second half of the liturgical year, beginning on Trinity Sunday (6th June) until Christ the King, the final Sunday of...

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Getting Back to Mass Again

Getting Back to Mass Again

In a Pastoral Letter to be read in all parishes on the 1st Sunday of Advent (28th November 2021), the Bishops of Scotland are encouraging all the Catholic faithful "to renew their covenant with the Church and her worship".  In March 2020, when the lockdown...

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Vocations Inserts for Parishes

Bulletin and Website Vocations Notices

First Sunday of Advent 2021 to Pentecost 2022 Follow the link below for brief reflections drawn from the Mass readings for each Sunday or feast day through the first half of the new liturgical year, 2021-2022. As always, our hope is that they might prompt some thought...

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Vocations Awareness Week 2021

Vocations Awareness Week 2021

12th-19th September 2021 Thinking Vocations in the Year of St Joseph Each year, the Church in Scotland invites us to reflect on the theme of "vocation". We consider what call God is making to each of us, and how we are respondingto it. We reflect on the various calls...

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Covid-19 Update June 2021

As many parts of Scotland move into Levels 1 and 2 of the Government's protocols, the Scottish Bishops have issued renewed guidance on what this means for the celebration of Mass and other liturgies in our churches. Note that parishes in areas designated as being in...

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Think Vocations 2021 (part two)

Think Vocations 2021 (part two)

Bulletin and Website Notices for Parishes Pentecost to Christ the King 2021 Follow the link below for brief reflections drawn from the Mass readings for each Sunday or feast day through the period June to November 2021. The hope is that they might prompt some thought...

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Prayers too for our seminarians continuing in formation, as they take their summer break and look forward to parish placements later in the summer.

Covid-19: Emerging from Lockdown

Coronavirus Pandemic

The Bishops of Scotland have issued advice to guide parishes and clergy as they prepare for the gradual re-opening of our churches in line with the Scottish Government's phased approach to ending the "lockdown" occasioned by the coronavirus pandemic. This page has some essential information and documents. Visit the Bishops' Conference website for more details (ww.bcos.org.uk)

Jubilee of Mercy

Jubilee of Mercy

Visit the official page of the Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy, which ran from December 2015 until November 2016.

The Roman Missal Scotland

The Roman Missal Scotland

Musical settings of missal texts must receive an imprimatur from the Bishops' Conference in whose territory they first seek to publish. Click above for a Guide for Composers for those who seek to publish such settings for liturgical use in Scotland.

The St Mungo Singers

st mungo singers

The Church seeks the “full, conscious and active participation” by all the faithful in the liturgy, a fundamental aim for all those involved in public worship.