5th of April 2009 Palm Sunday

Services for Holy Week

  • SUNDAY: Mass 10.00 am
  • MONDAY Mass 10.00 am
  • TUESDAY: Mass 10.00 am
  • WEDNESDAY: Mass 10.00 am Ecumenical Way of the Cross 7.00 pm
  • HOLY THURSDAY: Mass of the Last Supper 7.00 pm
  • GOOD FRIDAY: Liturgy of the Passion 3.00 pm Veneration and Way of the Cross 7.00 pm
  • HOLY SATURDAY: Easter Vigil Mass 8.00 pm

CONFESSIONS: After weekday Mass; Good Friday, after both services; Holy Saturday, 11.00 am – noon


Mass on Holy Thursday commemorates Our Lord’s institution of the wonderful Sacraments of Holy Communion and the Priesthood.

Good Friday is a day of fasting and abstinence.

Collections: The Offertory Collection last weekend realized £784.86 and the Special Collection for SCIAF, £478.84 Thanks to all who contributed.

Please return your SCIAF Lenten boxes now.

Easter Duty Time lasts until after Easter. Catholics are required to receive Holy Communion and, if necessary, go to Confession during this period.

A Plenary Indulgence may be gained by those who devoutly make the Way of the Cross.

Chrism Mass in St Mary’s Cathedral on Tuesday at 7.00pm. The Holy Oils for use in the parishes will be blessed by the Cardinal.

St Anthony’s Novena in Glasgow commences on Tuesday, 14th April for nine weeks. The bus fare will be £5 per week. Names to Julia Cameron please (01506 828932)

The Pastoral Council will meet in the hall this evening at 7.00pm

In your charity, please remember;

Mgr. Brennan, Mary Allison (McAllister), Danny Burns, Patsy Cadden, Mary Elder, Veronica Forrest, David Hogg, George McCallum and all the sick and housebound.

Mary Nawrocka, whose anniversary occurs about this time.

Mgr. McMeel and Michael Tierney, who died recently.

Mass Intentions

  • VIGIL: Thanksgiving (45th Wedding Anniversary)
  • SUNDAY: People of the Parish
  • MONDAY: Paddy Young
  • TUESDAY: Helen Ward-Birkby
  • WEDNESDAY: Michael Tierney
  • THURSDAY: Mary Nawrocka