5th Sunday of Lent 25th March 2012

Services for the week

  • SUNDAY: Mass 10.00 am
  • MONDAY: Mass 10.00 am
  • TUESDAY: Communion Service 10.00 am Mass 7.00 pm
  • WEDNESDAY: Mass 10.00 am Mass and Way of the Cross 7.00 pm
  • THURSDAY Mass 10.00 am
  • FRIDAY: Mass 10.00 am
  • SATURDAY: Mass 10.00 am Vigil Mass 6.00 pm

Way of the Cross (short version) after Mass on Friday, throughout Lent.


Easter Duty Time started on Ash Wednesday and runs until after Easter. During this period, all Catholics must receive Holy Communion and, if necessary, go to Confession. A Plenary Indulgence is available for those who devoutly make the Way of the Cross

Collections: The Offertory collection realized £563.39, and the Special Collection for Papal and Episcopal Charities, £449.65. Grateful thanks to all contributors.

Our prayers and best wishes to Canon Hanlon, retired parish priest of St Anthony’s, Polmont, who is celebrating the Diamond Jubilee of his Priesthood.

In your charity, please remember: David Clelland, Rona Forrest, Michelle Orr and all the sick and housebound. Bruno Corvi, Agnes Dickson, Catherine Docherty, Charles Hickman, Lily MacDonald, Angus McDonald (snr), John McCue, Christopher McCrae (Jnr), David Miller, John Murray, Joseph Ruth, Christina Smith, Catherine Snedden, Joseph Tooey and Paddy Young, whose anniversaries occur about this time.

Mass Intentions

  • VIGIL: Paddy Young
  • SUNDAY: People of the Parish
  • MONDAY: Angus McDonald (Snr)
  • WEDNESDAY (Morning): Mario Alari (Evening): Special Intention
  • THURSDAY: Lily MacDonald
  • FRIDAY: Catherine Docherty
  • SATURDAY: Special Intention