Around the Diocese

Stories and pictures from around the diocese.

Our Seminarians

  • 19-09-2016

Back to Rome for Emmanuel and Ronnie

Congratulations, Fr. Donald

  • 22-07-2016
  Priests from across the diocese and from other parts joined Fr. Donald MacKay in St. Peter’s, Daliburgh on 8 July to celebrate the 40th anniversary of his ordination to the priesthood. The congregation at the Jubilee Mass included island parishi...

Congratulations to Canon MacQueen

  • 21-07-2016

Congratulations and good wishes to Canon Angus John MacQueen who celebrated the 65th anniversary of his ordination on Friday 22 July.........

Epic Award for Guthan an Iar

  • 12-05-2016

The Epic Awards celebrate the achievement of voluntary arts groups across the UK and Republic of Ireland. Group member Marion Fiona Morrison tells the story of South Uist singing group Guthan an Iar’s Peer Award for Excellence.

Barra Confirmations

  • 09-05-2016
  A day of sunshine and joy awaited Bishop Brian as he arrived on the Isle of Barra to celebrate the Sacrament of Confirmation with fifteen young Catholics from various parts of the island. Three of the children are pupils at Eoligarry School and ...

Holy Doors Challenge Success!

  • 26-04-2016
  11 Students at the School of Education at the University of Glasgow recently took time away from their exam preparation to heed Pope Francis' call to undertake a pilgrimage to a Holy Door. Not content with one door, they visited all 8 Scottish c...

Funeral of Bishop Ian Murray

  • 15-02-2016
    On Friday 5 February 2016 clergy and laity of the diocese were joined by Bishops and Archbishops of the Scottish Hierarchy and clergy from other dioceses for the funeral of Bishop Emeritus Ian Murray, Bishop of Argyll and the Isles from 1999 ...

Well done, P7 Lochyside School

  • 01-02-2016
    Lochyside Primary in Fort William was one of a number of schools who took part in the 'Talented Fundraisers' SCIAF project. The project is based on the parable of the Talents and then the children bring to life the parable by first of all, re...

Tributes to Bishop Murray

  • 23-01-2016
Tributes have been paid to Bishop Ian Murray, former Bishop of Argyll & the Isles, who died 0n Friday 22 January, aged 83. Archbishop Philip Tartaglia of Glasgow, President of the Bishops’ Conference of Scotland said: “On behalf of the Bishop...

Bishop Murray R.I.P.

  • 22-01-2016

The death has been announced today of Bishop Emeritus Ian Murray, aged 83. Bishop Ian was the 9th Bishop of Argyll and the Isles....

Newsletter Signup

Enter your email below to sign up for our E-Newsletter.
* Your Email Address:
* Enter the security code shown

Email marketing by Media Design