Pope Francis on love for Scripture 30th September 2020 marks 1600 years since the traditional date of the death of St Jerome, one of the early Church’s most fascinating and learned characters. Ignorance of Scripture is ignorance of Christ (St Jerome) Born around...
13th – 20th September 2020 2020 has proven to be a very strange year for all of us, from lockdowns to closed schools, to cancelled holidays and working from home. We have been forced to reconsider some of our priorities and to think about what is truly important...
Vocations Awareness Week 2019 8th – 15th September 2019 Each year, the Church in Scotland sets aside this week as a time for parishes and schools to reflect on the idea of vocation – whether the vocation each of us has as baptised Christians to live our...
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📹 HIGHLIGHTS | Pope Francis presided over Mass at the Chaldean Catholic Cathedral of St. Joseph in Baghdad. He is the first pope to offer Mass in the Chaldean rite. The beautiful Mass was said in a mix of Italian, Arabic, and the Chaldean language #PopeinIraq#PopeFrancisInIraqpic.twitter.com/2tgC2DV7JJ
Pope Francis greeting Sabah Abdallah, a mother whose son suffered martyrdom at the hands of ISIS militants, she tells the Pope "My faith assures me that my son is now in the arms of Our Lord Jesus Christ" #PopeInIraqpic.twitter.com/aFIMOMiIMw
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
Visit the official page of the Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy, which ran from December 2015 until November 2016.
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
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.