Virtual course – “King David: Lessons in Leadership – A Reading of Samuel 1 and 2”

‘King David: Lessons in Leadership.  A Reading of Samuel 1 and 2’ – Fr. Domenico, the Parish Priest St Columba’s RC Church ( is busy putting together a course on the Old Testament Books of Samuel, focusing on the kingship of David. The course will commence on Wednesday 17 June at 7.00pm. This will tie …

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Live-Streamed Mass from St. Columba’s – Daily at 9.30am

Fr. Domenico is offering a LIVE streamed Mass on a DAILY basis, beginning SUNDAY 7 JUNE at 9.30am, and thereafter each day, seven days a week. It will be broadcast on their Parish Facebook page, which you can access here:, or go to their parish website, and click the ‘Facebook’ icon at the top …

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Pentecost National Rosary Rally

 Pentecost National Rosary relay Rally – Sunday May 31st 9am to 9pm “The Holy Rosary is not only a weapon to put to flight the enemies of God and of Religion but, above all, it fosters and nourishes the Gospel virtues. And in the first place, it reanimates the Catholic faith by contemplation of the divine …

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Priest School – TV documentary on the Scots College in Rome

This Sunday evening, 19 April, BBC Scotland (Freeview 9; Sky 115; Virgin 108; Freesat 106) are showing a fly-on-the-wall TV documentary on the Scots College in Rome, at 10.15pm. This is our National Seminary for men training for diocesan priesthood in Scotland, where two of our seminarians are currently studying – Christopher Doig (6th Year) …

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Light of the North, Issue 43, Easter 2020

  The new edition of the Light of the North magazine – is now available online!   You can download or read it on:    

Financial Information for Parishioners

Financial Information for Parishioners  The present global pandemic is having a profound effect on everyone. It presents an enormous challenge to us all. That challenge is survival, survival in all sorts of ways: physically, emotionally, spiritually and financially.  Apart from the very real difficulties of continuing sacramental and pastoral care, the Church also faces serious …

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Financial Support – St. Mary’s Nairn

A number of enquiries have been made as to how Parishioners can continue to support the Parish, during these challenging times, and we are very grateful. You can call the Parish Treasurer, Mr Phil McBride (contact details on the attached PDF) to discuss the various options, or if you have weekly envelopes you can safely …

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Easter Sunday – Short Service

Easter Sunday – Short Service Opening Hymn – ‘This is the day……..’ This is the day (2) that the Lord has made. (2)  We will rejoice, (2) and be glad in it. (2)  This is the day that the Lord has made.  We will rejoice and be glad in it.  This is the day that …

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Holy Week – A Devotional for Families

Holy Week – A Devotional for Families (PDF)

A Message From Bishop Hugh, OSB

A Message from the Right Reverend Hugh Gilbert OSB, Bishop of Aberdeen, on the Coronavirus Brothers and Sisters in Christ, I just wanted to share some reflections on what we are all living at present. I imagine many of you watched the event at St Peter’s, Rome, last night. What a moment! Wonderful to be …

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