Blessing of the Prayer Garden and The Crowning of Our Lady

A short service was held at 10.30am before the start of mass firstly to bless the children’s prayer garden and then to crown the statue of Our Lady.  Over a number of weeks, Hilda has been in discussion with the Children to devise and develop a prayer garden.  The result has been a vibrant collection …

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The Rosary on the Coast in Nairn

On a gloriously sunny afternoon on 29th April at 2.30pm, parishioners from St. Mary’s Nairn gathered, with their priest Fr. Damian Martell to join in union with the rest of the British Isles in a special service including scripture, hymns, the Praying of the Rosary, and the liturgy of the saints, to ask our Blessed …

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Rosary On The Coast Nairn – For Faith, Life and Peace in the British Isles

This Sunday, 29 April, at 3.00 pm we will join with groups and individuals throughout the British Isles to seek the intercession of our Blessed Lady, by reciting the Rosary for a renewal of faith, respect for human life, and for peace in our country.  We hope many will join us on the beach in …

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Rosary On The Coast – Nairn

Location – Nairn Beach    Led by – Fr Damian G Martell.  St Mary’s RC Parish,  Diocese of Aberdeen   Meet outside the swimming baths at 2.15pm        

The Emmanuel Community Present – ‘Jesus Christ the Source of Life’

A Day of Recollection led by Bishop Hugh Gilbert, OSB On Saturday 21 April from 10.30am – 1.30pm In St Mary’s Church, Beauly   The programme is as follows: 10.30am: Tea/Coffee and Introductions 11.00am: Preparation for Mass 11.15am: Mass 12.00 noon – 12.45pm: Presentation 12.50pm: Group Discussion 1.10pm – 1.25pm: Convene and Conclusion 1.30pm: Lunch and …

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Blessed Easter

  ~~~~~~~~~~~~ Blessed Easter            ~~~~~~~~~~~~                Thanks to all those who have helped in organising and participating in the Holy Week and Pascal Liturgies.  Also to those who gave time to attend Ecumenical activities and services in the Town.                        …

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Holy Week and Easter Services

  Holy Week and Easter Programme: Monday:         7pm – Ecumenical Service. Tuesday:        6.30pm – Stations of the Cross and Mass. Wednesday:  10am Mass. Thursday:      7pm – Mass of the Lord’s Supper. Friday:           12 O’Clock – Stations of the Cross.               …

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Brambles Fashion Show and International Food Tasting Evening

  The Fashion Show and International Food Tasting Evening was a sell out with over 200 people and about 12 dishes of finger bites made by some wonderful parishioners and friends from other countries such as Poland, Germany, Italy, China, Philippines, France,Ireland,Kerala in India to name a few (not in any order as you will …

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Power of Grace Retreat

  Join the Dominican Sisters of St. Cecilia for the fifth annual Power of Grace Faith Rally for Post-Confirmation Youth on Saturday 9th June 2018 from 11:00-18:00 at Greyfriars Convent, Elgin. The day includes talks, games, music, prayer, and fellowship for ages 11-16. Registration is required. For more information and registration, please email  

Stratherrick Day of Healing & Devotion DIVINE MERCY 2018

  The Roman Catholic Diocese of Aberdeen (sco55122) The Church of the Immaculate Conception, Stratherrick, 7 April 2018 THE SOLEMNITY of the DIVINE MERCY – VIGIL Deanery day of Healing & Devotion   Programme  1000        Gather and Register -Chapel House, Tea & Coffee.                     1030        Church : Prayer & Praise[ Fr James …

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