22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time - 3 September 2023
Services this Week
Sunday 3 September 2023
Welcome to Fr Emmanuel
Monday Holy Communion Service 10.00am
Tuesday Mass 10.00am
Friday Mass 10.00am
Saturday Holy Communion Service 10.00am
Vigil Mass 6.00pm
Sunday 10 September 2023 Mass 10.00am
In your charity, please remember in your prayers Father Forrest, Jean Blair, Mary Robertson, Lisa Tucker, Jan Stewart and all the sick and the housebound. Also, Nan Tooey, David Miller, Jean Cumming, James McAvoy and Ben Rutherford whose anniversaries occur at about this time.
Welcome Father Emmanuel, it’s great to have you join us and we all look forward to getting to know you!
The Offertory Collections last weekend amounted to £411.50 including a donation of £25, grateful thanks to all donors.
The Annual National Pilgrimage to Carfin takes place today (Sunday 3 September). Join Bishops from across Scotland to pray for peace, particularly in the Ukraine.
On the Feast of Mother Teresa learn how Pregnancy Support is provided in our Archdiocese and how you can help. This webinar takes place this Tuesday (5 September) at 7:45pm on Zoom. Register at bit.ly/lifesupport0923
Altar Servers Day
A day of faith, fun, and friendship for altar servers takes place at the Gillis Centre, 100 Strathearn Road, Edinburgh on Saturday 16 September at 10:30am to 3:00pm. Please speak to Father Emmanuel for more information.
Season of Creation
The Season of Creation has begun and concludes on 4 October. This year’s theme is Let Justice and Peace flow. Find out more news and event details at www.seasonofcreation.org
Caritas, Justice & Peace Mass
The annual Caritas, Justice and Peace Mass takes place at St Columba's Church, Upper Gray Street, Edinburgh, at 6:30pm this Monday (4 September). This year’s preacher is Fr Ian Stevenson, Principal RC Chaplain (Army) & Deputy Assistant Chaplain General who will speak on the theme: 'Peace in a Military Context'. Hot food buffet after Mass. Please register at bit.ly/caritasmass2023
Margaret Sinclair Pilgrimage
The 2023 National Pilgrimage to pray for the Beatification of the Venerable Margaret Sinclair is on Sunday 17 September at St Patrick's Church, Cowgate, Edinburgh, EH1 1NA. 12:30-1:50pm Refreshments and sale of candles & goods; 2:00pm Holy Hour with Rosary, Confession, Silence, Hymns & Benediction; 3:00pmReflection & Novena Prayers; 3:30pm break for refreshments and sale of candles & holy items; 4:30pm Holy Mass.
Talk series at the Cathedral.
St Mary’s Cathedral in Edinburgh is hosting a series of special talks in October with US theologian Professor James Edwards. Tickets and details at bit.ly/Jesus-in-GospelofMark