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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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Lockdown Update Message Father Chris

Friday, 8 January 2021

Dear Friends, Attached is the Newsletter for the Feast of the Baptism of the Lord, the last day of the Christmas Season! The latest restrictions mean that the Christmas decorations in the Church will remain up for a while as our team of he... Read more ...

Suspension Of Public Worship (Effective Immediately)

Tuesday, 5 January 2021

Dear Friends, To help curtail the spread of Covid 19 our Churches are to close for public worship from Friday 8th ( Now changed to effective immediately) at the latest for a period of, at least, 4 weeks. Mass will continue to be Live-strea... Read more ...

Father Chris Message re Movement to Tier 4 Mass Arrangements

Sunday, 20 December 2020

Dear Friends, The First Minister has announced that mainland Scotland will move to Tier 4 restrictions from midnight on the 26th of December. This means that only 20 people are allowed to attend services in a place of worship. 1. Christ... Read more ...

Father Chris Message and Legacy Project Update December 2020

Saturday, 19 December 2020

Dear Friends, please find attached the newsletter for this Sunday and a Legacy Project Newsletter. If you have passed the Church in the last few days you will have noticed that the scaffolding is being removed and our restored Church reve... Read more ...

Christmas Gift Offerings December 2020

Monday, 14 December 2020

A large number of Christmas presents (see images here) for children who might otherwise not receive one were handed in at Mass on Sunday,13th December (3rd Sunday of Advent) at both St Margarets and Holy Name Oakley. All presents will be h... Read more ...

Bishops Conference Letter

Saturday, 12 December 2020

St Margaret's Memorial Church Dunfermline Dec 11, 2020, 12:23 PM (20 hours ago) to Christopher, bcc: me ... Read more ...

Christmas Masses Booking Information Update

Monday, 7 December 2020

Christmas at St Margaret's and Holy Name. All of the Christmas Masses at St Margaret's (Christmas Eve at 4p.m, 6p.m and 8p.m. Christmas Day at 9a.m and 11a.m) are now filled to capacity (50 people!). There are still spaces available at t... Read more ...

Christmas Booking Process

Sunday, 29 November 2020

Dear Friends, here is the booking form for Christmas. Please complete and return ASAP. Tickets will be issued to those whose applications are successful! We have to ensure that there are helpers to welcome and show people to seats and clea... Read more ...

Mass at Christmas Times and Booking Method message from Father Chris

Saturday, 28 November 2020

Dear Friends, here is the newsletter for the 1st Sunday in Advent. All of the Masses at St Margaret's are booked to capacity and I've had to turn people away (unfortunately). It might be possible to add another Vigil Mass on Saturday ... Read more ...

Father Chris Message 33rd Sunday Year A

Saturday, 14 November 2020

Dear Friends, Please find attached the newsletter for the 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time. Saturday 21 children have received Holy Communion for the first time, please remember them and their families in your prayers. Archbishop Cushley w... Read more ...