24th Sunday of the year 12th September 2010

Services for the week

  • SUNDAY: Mass 10.00 am
  • MONDAY: Communion Service 10.00 am
  • TUESDAY: Communion Service 10.00 am
  • WEDNESDAY: Communion Service 10.00 am
  • THURSDAY: Communion Service 10.00 am
  • FRIDAY: Communion Service 10.00 am
  • SATURDAY: Communion Service 10.00 am Vigil Mass 6.00 pm


Collections: The Offertory collection last weekend realized £432.36 and the second collection, £95.44 Thanks to everyone who contributed.

Teas and Coffees will be served in the Hall after Mass today. Please join us….everyone is welcome – particularly new-comers to the Parish

Welcome back… to Fr Boyd, who will be with us at the weekends, to look after our spiritual needs for the next month.

Pastoral Council: The next Council meeting will be held in the Hall at 7. 00 pm on Sunday, 26th September. Please note the change of date!

In your charity, please remember; Bridie Allan, Annette Dunn, Thomas Gourley, George McCallum and all the sick and housebound.

Peter Brankin, whose anniversary occurs about this time.

The Papal Visit on Thursday:

The Papal Mass at Bellahouston Park, Glasgow:

Bellahouston Pilgrims are requested to assemble in St Mary’s car park at 10.00 a.m, to collect their tickets and security passes etc.

The coach for Bellahouston is scheduled to leave St Mary’s at 10.10 a.m, and will call at other locations along the route.

Viewing the Papal Mass in the Church Hall:

The Hall will be open at 4.15 pm – approximately one hour before the Mass is due to start. The broadcast is scheduled to finish at 7.30 pm.

Please note that catering – soup, sandwiches and coffee etc – will be available during this period.


You can download a series of podcasts on Caritas in Veritate for prayer and reflection; these are available on a link in the http://www.beingcatholic.org website with other resources such as a parish presentation on the life of Pope Benedict XVI.

For general information about the Papal Visit, please go to http://www.thepapavisit.org