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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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Church Building - New Project Update

Sunday, 9 July 2017

UPDATE (JULY 2017) After further discussion with our Lottery Fund Case Officer, our Architect and the Parish Fabric Committee, we have decided to reapply for HLF funding for our Church repair work. At the last round six Churches had applie... Read more ...

Fr. Chris' Blog

Friday, 7 July 2017

Read Fr. Chris' latest blog on the recent National Pilgrimage, funding for the Church rebuilding project, and summer activities. Read more........ Read more ...

Pro-Life Petitions

Sunday, 2 July 2017

A SPUC Scotland petition is available at the back of the Church for signature to oppose the campaign to extend abortion. There are a growing number of organisations working together to promote the most radical changes to current abortion p... Read more ...

Sacraments of Initiation (RCIA)

Sunday, 25 June 2017

Any adult who wishes to know more about the Catholic faith is asked to make contact with Fr Heenan as soon as possible. Similarly, the parents of any child who is not at St Margaret’s Primary School but who attends Mass, and is at the sta... Read more ...

One World Group Update

Saturday, 24 June 2017

The One World Group recently disbursed the following funds:- £1,200 to Mary's Meals East Africa Appeal (for emergency aid in that region where there has been a major famine); £250 to SCIAF (for their East Africa Appeal); and £250 to the... Read more ...

Youth Synod Survey

Monday, 19 June 2017

The 15th Ordinary General Assembly of Bishops to be held in October 2018 will have the theme of "Young People, the Faith, and Vocational Discernment". In preparation for this Synod, Pope Francis has asked all young people (aged 16 - 29) in ... Read more ...

Donation of a painting of St. Margaret

Monday, 12 June 2017

A copy of the painting "St. Margaret on an errand of mercy" by the artist, Brendan Berry has been donated to the Parish by The Catenian Association. (The original of the painting is held in St. Margaret's Hospice, Clydebank.) The painting w... Read more ...

Church Opening

Sunday, 21 May 2017

From Easter week, and throughout the summer months, St. Margaret's Church will be open during the day from 10am (for morning Mass) until 5pm for visits and private prayer. The CCTV camera system around the Church has been enhanced to increa... Read more ...

Report on Meetings of Parishes in the Cluster

Saturday, 29 April 2017

Following on from the three meetings of Parishes in the cluster (St.Margaret's, Our Lady of Lourdes, Holy Name, Oakley, St John & St Columba, Rosyth, and St. Peter in Chains, Inverkeithing) regarding the future, a group was formed to wr... Read more ...

SCIAF Wee Boxes

Sunday, 2 April 2017

Your SCIAF Wee Box can be returned to the Sacristy any time between now and Easter. This year the SCIAF appeal tells the story of how SCIAF is helping families in Zambia to overcome the challenges of hunger and poverty, made worse by clima... Read more ...