A Roman Catholic Parish in the Archdiocese of St Andrews and Edinburgh
Parish Bulletin
20 August 2017
Today is the 20th Sunday, Year A
"Have faith"
(Prayers & Readings page 117)

Children’s Liturgy: After the summer break the Children’s Liturgy at 11.00am Mass will commence again on Sunday 20th August for children in P1 – P7.

Fair Trade Stall: A Fair Trade Stall will be held after all Masses this weekend. Please come over and have a look- there will be goods to suit all and an opportunity to support ethical producers and farmers.

JPIC Meeting - Wednesday 23rd August: Meeting of JPIC this Wednesday 23rd August 7.30pm in Presbytery.

Parish Council Meeting – Thursday 7th September: Next PPC Meeting is Thursday 7th September, if you have any items for the Agenda please pass to Anna Allen or put in suggestion box at the back of the Church by 27th August.

Fr Tony’s Diamond Jubilee – Friday, 15th September 2017: Save the date in your diary. Further details of the Celebration will follow.

Thank you: Thank you once again to Fr Lylie for standing in for Fr Tony while he had a well-deserved holiday.

National Pilgrimage to Carfin 2017:

In honour of Our Lady of Fatima
To consecrate our country to the Immaculate Heart of Mary
Sunday 3rd September 2017 at 3.00 pm

Principal Celebrant - Archbishop Philip Tartaglia [Glasgow]

Homilist - Bishop Brian McGee [Argyll and the Isles]

Pilgrimage to Iona for young adults (ages 16–29) on September 9–10: Come and join us on our journey to visit the island where Saint Columba lived, prayed and evangelised. Meet other young pilgrims from across Scotland, pray with your brothers and sisters, participate in Holy Mass offered by Archbishop Cushley. Details can be found on the Iona Pilgrimage poster. For more information, and/or to register, contact Sister Mirjam at SrMirjam.Hugens@staned.org.uk or 0131 662- 923 8908

This pilgrimage for 16–29 year olds begins at 7:30 pm on Saturday evening 9th September with a welcome to the pilgrims by Archbishop Cushley in Edinburgh. After dinner, Night Prayer and some sleep we depart for Iona on Sunday morning at 4.00 am 10th September, arriving on Iona around noon. After Holy Mass at 4 pm we begin the return to Edinburgh.

We’ll have dinner in Oban and will arrive back at midnight. Sign up before 24 August. Cost £20.


Anniversaries: Harold Greig, Ella Gray, Ian Smith, Kathleen Flynn, Jamesina Geddes, Mark Dale, Mary O’Donnell, John West, Jessie Gibson, Sr Mary Oliver, Sam Martinez, Nan Murray, Willie Devlin, Roy Geddes, Alan Thomas, Andrew Hynd, Jr, Sid Jones, James Barclay, Mary Gillespie, Angela Martone and Mira Fakhoury.

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