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Our J & P Commissioner on Radio Alba

Don’t miss the 15 minute broadcast on Radio Alba from Marian Pallister, our Diocesan Commissioner for Justice and Peace, on Sunday 26 February. This is the first in a monthly series of broadcasts. the link to Radio Alba is on our Home Page Or visit ABOUT RADIO ALBA – Scottish Christian Internet Radio – is sponsored by Glasgow Churches Together, by the music committee of the Archdiocese of Glasgow, and by ACTS. We welcome contributions gladly and are particularly keen on promoting material from schools as we continue to develop our service to the community. We have already celebrated three years of providing Morning Prayers, School Morning Prayers, Evening and Night Prayers, prayers for those who mourn, prayers for peace, and a steady flow of news from such as the Scottish Catholic Observer, Life and Work, Sciaf, Open House, Flourish, Mary’s Meals, Vocation Justice, Justice and Peace Scotland, the Comboni Mission magazine, the Focolari, The Little Sisters of the Poor, ‘The Light of the North,’ ‘Africa’ Magazine, Medicines sens Frontieres, the Sailor’s Society and many others . . . . Morning Prayer for parishes is at 8.00 daily and Morning Prayer for Schools is at 8.15. (lasts about 5 minutes usually) 5 minute scripture reflection 5 minute prayer for Peace, or the sick, or an interfaith prayer The 30 minutes Morning Prayer section is repeated every...

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Bishop Brian’s first anniversary of episcopal ordination

Loving congratulations and prayerful good wishes to Bishop Brian on the first anniversary of his ordination as Bishop of Argyll and the Isles   Bishop Brian shares his reflections on his first year as our Bishop: This night last year, 18th February, I was ordained as your new bishop. I was very nervous and yet at the same time quite at peace. The reality of being called to be a successor of the apostles was quite frightening for me but the conviction that God was in charge most liberating.  During my life I have slowly learned that surrendering to...

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St. Columba’s School launches Catholic Education week in Oban

St Columba’s Primary School, Oban was invited to host the launch of Scotland’s Catholic Education Week 2017 by the Scottish Catholic Education Service, the first time that Catholic Education Week has been launched in the Diocese of Argyll and the Isles. The choice of Oban reflected the desire by SCES to emphasise its outreach to areas where the opportunity for children to attend Catholic schools is more limited and to mark Bishop Brian McGee’s first Catholic Education Week in the diocese. The theme of the week, ‘Developing our school as a community of faith and learning’, was the focus...

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Faith and Fun Youth Weekend

You are invited to a Youth Event called Faith & Fun 2017 It takes place at Craig Lodge Family House of Prayer. P7-S1 – 24-26th February   ~   ~   ~    S2 – S4 – 3-5th March Booking forms and a letter for parents at reception desk BOOK TODAY – places are going fast !! For more information Craig Lodge 01838 200216

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