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Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity is traditionally observed from the 18th to the 25th January– the octave of St. Peter and St. Paul.  Local Christian Churches are encouraged to work together ...
2017 Carol Concert

2017 Carol Concert

Our Carols by Candlelight Concert, held in the church on 12th December 2017, was a joyful occasion.  Organised by Fr Mournian, it featured the Bothwell Philharmonic Choir, with soloist musicians and ...
Scottish Interfaith Week 12—19 November 2017

Scottish Interfaith Week 12—19 November 2017

“My wish is that the dialogue between us should help to build bridges connecting all people, in such a way that everyone can see in the other not an enemy, not a rival, but a brother or sister to ...
All Saints and All Souls Days

All Saints and All Souls Days

The Solemnity of All Saints is celebrated on Wednesday 1st November.  It is a HOLY DAY of OBLIGATION. Vigil Mass – Tuesday at 7pm Wednesday Masses: 10am, 1pm, 7pm. On Thursday 2nd November we ...
October is World Mission Month

October is World Mission Month

October is World Mission Month and our annual collection for Missio Scotland will take place on the weekend of 21st/22nd October. Some Missio Scotland booklets are provided at the back of the ...
Pope Francis: On Christian Hope, Enemies of Hope

Pope Francis: On Christian Hope, Enemies of Hope

We’re not alone in battling against despair. If Jesus has overcome the world, He is able to overcome in us all that is opposed to the good The Holy Father’s General Audience was held at on ...
Campaigners demand closure of Dungavel

Campaigners demand closure of Dungavel

Campaigners are calling for the closure of a migrant detention centre, after a man died there last Tuesday. A government spokesman said: “We can confirm that a male Chinese national who was ...
Pope Francis prays for “Parishes at the service of Mission”

Pope Francis prays for “Parishes at the service of Mission”

Pope Francis has released a video message accompanying his monthly prayer intention for September.  This month’s intention is for parishes at the service of the mission: “That they not be ...