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Here you'll find the current Parish Newsletter and previous editions. Use them to keep up-to-date with all the latest news and events in St. Margaret's Parish and the wider community. This page is updated each Saturday/Sunday.

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Fr. Chris Addresses Scottish Parliament

Thursday, 14 September 2017

Our Parish Priest, Fr. Chris Heenan gave the Time for Reflection at the Scottish Parliament on Tuesday, 12th September 2017 before the start of the parliamentary business. Fr. Chris' short homily can be viewed by clicking here.... Read more ...

Church Building - Drainage Work

Tuesday, 12 September 2017

The drainage system around the church has recently been surveyed by camera and has been found to be in very poor condition. A specialist contractor has now been appointed to lift, remove and replace the clay pipes that are over 100 years ol... Read more ...

St. Columba's Caritas Group

Sunday, 10 September 2017

The Caritas Group from St. Columba's HS will be holding a Parish day trip to St. Andrews for the youth of both St. Margaret's and Our Lady of Lourdes parishes on Saturday 30th September. This outing will be open to young people aged 8-18 ye... Read more ...

Aged & Infirm Clergy Fund - Special Collection

Sunday, 10 September 2017

There will be a special collection at all Masses over the weekend 16th / 17th September for the Aged and Infirm Clergy Fund which supports the 27 retired priests of the Diocese. If you are a tax payer and wish to Gift Aid your donation, ple... Read more ...

One World Group Update

Thursday, 7 September 2017

At their most recent meeting the One World Group disbursed the following donations from general funds:- £500 to Practical Action for their Power Project to bring life-transforming energy to clinics in Malawi and Zimbabwe. £500 to the PE... Read more ...

Safeguarding Training

Sunday, 20 August 2017

Training in Level 1 Safeguarding will take place on Thursday, 7th September at 7pm in Our Lady of Lourdes, 67 Aberdour Road, Dunfermline. The session will last approx. 2 hours. This training is a legal requirement for all volunteers who wor... Read more ...

Sacraments of Initiation (RCIA)

Sunday, 20 August 2017

The first meeting for the new session of the Right of Christian Initiation for Adults (RCIA) will take place on Monday, 4th September 2017 at 7pm in the Crypt. Anyone interested in learning more about the Catholic faith is welcome to attend... Read more ...

OWG 2017 Report to OSCR

Tuesday, 15 August 2017

St. Margaret's One World Group is a registered charity (SC037565) and as such is required to report annually on its activities to the Office of the Scottish Charities Regulator (OSCR). The Group's report for 2017 has recently been accepted ... Read more ...

Archbishop's Statements on changes in Curia and Gillis Centre

Sunday, 13 August 2017

Archbishop Cushley has recently issued two statements: one regarding the reorganisation of the Archdiocesan Office which supports him in the administration of the diocese (the Curia), and one regarding the closure of Gillis Centre as a B&am... Read more ...

Lourdes Pilgrimage 2017

Friday, 4 August 2017

The West Fife Lourdes Group had our annual trip to the Marian Shrine in Lourdes from 20th to 29th July 2017. For this trip we had 20 pilgrims including 9 sick / disabled (our VIPs) on our specially equipped Across Jumbulance which has 18 re... Read more ...