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...
Priests For Scotland
c/o Bishops’ Conference of Scotland
64 Aitken Street
Airdrie, ML6 6LT
Tel. 01236 764 061
On All Souls' Day:
"Angels, to whom the willing task is given,
Shall tend and nurse and lull thee, as thou liest;
And Masses on the earth and prayers in heaven
Shall aid thee at the Throne of the Most Highest."
(St J. H. Newman, Dream of Gerontius)
Pie Iesu: dona eis requiem. pic.twitter.com/q11FwZeJL1
Please keep our seminarians in prayer, returning to their studies after a long, coronavirus-imposed absence. May God keep them safe and fill them with wisdom, peace & joy throughout the coming academic session, whatever challenges it may bring! @ScotsCollegeIT@pontificalbeda
Our seniors have enjoyed watching Priest School this week as part of our learning about Vocations Awareness Week! We have been giving thanks for the priests of our diocese and reflecting on our own vocation 🙏🏼 twitter.com/MrsMullanMaths…
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.