Parish News

2nd Sunday of the year - 19 January 2020

Services for the Week


                      SUNDAY:                                            Mass                             10.00 am     

                      MONDAY:                                           Mass                             10.00 am                                  

                      TUESDAY:                          Communion Service              10.00 am

                     WEDNESDAY:                    Communion Service              10.00 am    

                    THURSDAY:                        Communion Service              10.00 am

                    FRIDAY:                                             Mass                             10.00 am                     

                   SATURDAY:                                        Mass                            10.00 am                                                                                                                       Vigil Mass                                                                                                                                                          6.00 pm



       Vigil – George Scobie (Sr. & Jr.);        Sunday –Anne Shaw;

       Monday – People of the Parish; Friday – John & Nancy Wheatley;  

       Saturday: Fr. Patrick Kelly.


       Confessions: After Saturday morning Mass and 5.30 – 5.55 pm


In your charity please remember:

Scott Allan, Annie Kennedy, Jean McCullough, and all the sick and housebound.  


Also John Carlin, Patrick Darrien, Joan Dunn, Margaret Martin, Maureen McAllister, Isabella McAvoy, Elizabeth Meldrum, Hugh Mulraney, Mary Romanes and Mary Rydzewska, whose

anniversaries occur about this time;

and Canon James Friel and Fr Martin O'Keefe who died recently.


PILGRIMAGE - This is just to remind you that we are still looking into the feasibility of a Parish Pilgrimage to Iona Abbey in August! The event will cost in the region of £350. This includes two night’s accommodation of bed, breakfast and dinner plus coach hire and entrance/guided tour of the Abbey.A Payment Plan can be arranged in the months prior to the Pilgrimage.If you’re interested /would like to know more, please either add your name to the list in the Hall or contact Callum on


COLLECTIONS The Offertory Collection last weekend realised £435.32, and the Second Collection, £90.39.   The Crib Collection this year amounted to £120.50; this will be donated to a Charity of the Archbishop’s choice. Grateful thanks to all donors.


VOLUNTEERS’ ROTA – The Rota (until June 2020), for everybody who undertakes voluntary duties within the Parish, is now on display in the Hall. 


200 CLUB – renewal of membership of the 200 Club (£13 per number) is now due.