Rosary Whirlwind British Isles – October 2020

From Your Rosary on the Coast Team: Bishop John Keenan Antonia Moffat Brian Timmons John Patrick Mallon October 7th 2020 Rosary Whirlwind British Isles, October 2020 Mission Rosary Whirlwind will invoke the mighty intercession of Our Lady of the Rosary inviting a WHIRLWIND of Heavenly Grace to blow where it wills across our Nations.  Our Isles are …

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Fratelli Tutti – On the Fraternity and Social Friendship

Fratelli tutti is the third encyclical of Pope Francis.  Inspired by the life and example of St Francis of Assisi, Pope Francis indicates that fraternity and social friendship are the ways to build a better, more just, peaceful and joyful world; to look at it in a different way – with new eyes, calling on …

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R C Diocese of Aberdeen – Statement to the Parish on Safeguarding

                                     R C DIOCESE of  ABERDEEN  Statement to the Parish on Safeguarding (Version 1)     The Bishops of Scotland have made the following commitment to Safeguarding: All components of the Catholic Church in Scotland, especially those in …

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Season of Creation

To mark five years since the publication of Pope Francis’ Encyclical Letter Laudato Sì, on the care of our common home, a ‘Season of Creation’ has been organised, to run from 1 September (World Day of Prayer for Creation) to 4 October (Feast of St. Francis of Assisi). Various online resources are available, including a …

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Pope Saint John Paul II’s Theology of the Body

A Zoom Study Group, is beginning on 15 September, on St. John Paul II’s Theology of the Body.  The group meets fortnightly, from 8.00pm-9.30pm.  There is no charge, but you do need to register in order to receive the Zoom link. The idea of the Study Group is to explore the teaching of Pope St. …

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The Highland Gathering – Virtual Men’s Conference for the RC Diocese of Aberdeen

What does a Catholic man in Scotland in 2020 look like? How does or should our faith effect our lives? Does it look different to what the world tells us it is?  If you are looking for help to find these answers, then this FREE virtual conference is for you. All of the talks are …

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The summer issue of the Light of the North is now available online

The summer issue of the Light of the North is now available online.   There’s lots for everyone in this issue, not least  Bishop Hugh Gilbert’s letter in which Bishop Hugh considers how, as humans, we are so adaptable to changed circumstances and how versatile a faith we have. Then there’s Deacon John Wire’s Lockdown …

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New Dawn in Scotland Conference – Friday 28 August to Sunday 30 August

the 11th Annual New Dawn Conference takes place online from Friday 28 August to Sunday 30 August. There is something for everyone, a Saturday morning slot forchildren, an early afternoon session on both days for teenagers and young people, and – for everyone – 5 talks that follow the 5 themes of the conference. There …

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Season of Creation – 1 September-4 October

To mark five years since the publication of Pope Francis’ Encyclical Letter Laudato Sì, on the care of our common home, a ‘Season of Creation’ has been organised, to run from 1 September (World Day of Prayer for Creation) to 4 October (Feast of St. Francis of Assisi).  Christians are invited to pray and care …

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Guidance for Resumption of Mass

Guidance for Resumption of Mass (PDF)