MARRIAGE PREPARATION COURSE

A marriage preparation course for all couples marrying in 2018 and early 2019 will take place on Tuesdays 5,12 & 19 September 2017 at 7.30 pm in the hall. All couples marrying in the Catholic Church must have a period of preparation. If you are unable to do it here,...

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BEGINNING EXPERIENCE

The loss of a loved one through Separation, Divorce or Death, is one of life’s most traumatic experiences. It can result in unbearable feelings of grief and loneliness. A week-end away for a lifetime change is to be held at Conforti Centre, Coatbridge 6 – 8 October 2017. For further...

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SPUC SCOTLAND

A growing number of organisations are working together to propose the most radical abortion policy. The ultimate aim of the campaign is to permit abortion to birth for any reason. The view is completely at odds with public opinion. A recent opinion poll showed 99% of people were opposed to...

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The Divine Mercy prayer group

The Divine Mercy prayer group meet every Wednesday in the Oratory between 7 – 8 pm. This group has been meeting since 1998 , formed by a few parishioners with a special devotion to the Divine Mercy.  The parish priest at that time Fr. Robert Curley gave his permission and...

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The Art Class

The Art Class began in 2008 and has been going from strength to strength. The main focus of the class has always been to nurture creative talents in the community. In some cases, this this will mean uncovering talents left behind many years ago and for others, talents that had...

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Pastoral Planning Team

During the early 1960’s under Vatican II many changes were introduced into the Church.  Pastoral Councils have their roots in the Decree of the Pastoral Office of Bishops in the Church, October 1965, para 27, which states that in every dioceses a special pastoral council be established, over which the...

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Children’s Liturgy Group

The Children’s Liturgy takes place every Sunday for children from P1 to P4 at the 10 o’clock Mass. At the start of Mass the children are invited by the Priest to go to the hall where they are welcomed and take part in their own liturgy. The purpose of Children’s...

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Altar Servers

Altar Servers provide a vital service to the Church by assisting the Priest during Mass. They ensure that the Altar is prepared prior to Mass, provide the Priest with all the components required during Mass and ensure that the Altar is cleared after Mass. This includes: taking part in the...

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Canonization of Blessed Teresa of Calcutta

We celebrate the Canonization of Blessed Teresa of Calcutta. St Teresa will be remembered for her great love for the poorest of the poor. Let us pray for the Order she founded and that each of us will respond to the call of Jesus: ‘I was hungry and you gave...

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Parish Mission

Parish Mission led by Fr Jim McManus CScR Fr. McManus gives missions and retreats all over the world and so we are honoured to have him lead us in a special week of prayer and reflection. He brings a wealth of knowledge and years of pastoral experience as a religious...

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