Category: Devotional

Return to Public Worship

As from this Friday, March 26th, we are able to gather again for public worship at St. Mary’s.  The initial programme is: Friday: 9.30am – Stations of the Cross. 10am – Mass. Saturday Morning: 10am – Sacrament of Reconciliation. 11am – Mass. Saturday Evening: 6pm – Vigil Mass. Sunday Morning: 10.30am – Mass.   Please …

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Stations of the Cross at St. Columba’s Culloden

Live-streamed Station Masses from across the Aberdeen Diocese

Last year, the Highland Deanery Station Mass programme was curtailed part way through due to Covid restrictions.  Once again, we are unable to meet together publicly for these masses, however the Aberdeen Diocese have arranged to live-stream Station Masses from across the Diocese. Each Friday during Lent, a parish from a different Deanery will take …

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Voices of the Passion – Lenten Course via Zoom

This year’s Lenten Course at St. Columba’s – ‘Voices of the Passion’: A series of reflections delivered online via Zoom, On Wednesdays at 7.00pm throughout the Lenten season, Focusing on the major characters of the Passion of Christ. The draft programme is as follows: 17 February: Peter & Judas 24 February: Pilate & Herod 3 …

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Online Marriage Course

Marta and Michal Wachucik, two dedicated parishioners in the Diocese of Aberdeen, are running their very successful Marriage Course online. This course is for ALL couples, not just for intending newly-weds!  It is convened via Zoom and you participate from the comfort and privacy of your own home.  The Course does not involve group discussions, …

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Service of Readings and Carols with Bishop Hugh

St Mary’s Cathedral, Aberdeen will be hosting a Virtual Service of Readings and Carols, led by Bishop Hugh Gilbert OSB, via St Mary’s Cathedral’s YouTube Channel on Monday 21 December starting at 19:00. This year’s line up includes Aberdeen Diocesan Choir, St Mary’s Cathedral Choir and Junior Schola, Aberdeen African Choir, Gospel Choir, Polish Music Group, Children …

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Pastoral Letter for the 1st Sunday of Advent

Pastoral Letter from the Rt Rev Hugh Gilbert O.S.B. for the 1st Sunday of Advent Pastoral Letter for the 1st Sunday of Advent

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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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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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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