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...
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...
An Invitation to Consider the Call in 2021. Bishop John Keenan, the Bishop of Paisley – whose remit also includes Priests for Scotland – has recorded this video message to invite young men and women to make 2021 the year they consider giving themselves to...
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...
Bulletin and Website Notices for Vocations Trinity Sunday to Christ the King 2020 This page offers brief reflections drawn from the readings for Mass from the Sundays and major feast days in the second half of 2020. We hope they can prompt some thought and prayer...
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All are invited to attend the annual Vocations Mass. It should be a special occasion this year as we come together again as a Diocesan Community in sizeable numbers to pray for those preparing for ministry as priests & deacons & for those considering their vocation. pic.twitter.com/v65kP1wA97
With thanksgiving for his life and service, we pray for the happy and eternal repose of Cardinal Winning who died on 17th June 2001 (Solemnity of Corpus Christi that year). R.I.P. "Well done, good and faithful servant. Come, enter the joy of your Master." twitter.com/ArchdiocGlasgo…
We invite you to join in prayer for the happy repose of Fr Kevin Alban, a much loved contributor to our Propaedeutic Course over the past few years, who yesterday evening was called home to the Lord he served so faithfully. Que descanse en paz. pic.twitter.com/Aim03eE6Ke
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.