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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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Advent Reconciliation Service Wednesday 18th December 7pm

Wednesday, 18 December 2019

Advent Reconciliation Service. The Parish of St Margaret will gather on Wednesday 18th December at 7.00p.m to celebrate the Sacrament of God’s mercy in preparation for the Christmas celebrations. Six priests are expected to be in attenda... Read more ...

Childrens Christmas Gift Offerings 2019

Monday, 16 December 2019

A large number of Christmas presents (see image here) for children who might otherwise not receive one were handed in at Mass on Sunday,15th December (3rd Sunday of Advent) at both St Margarets and Holy Name Oakley. All presents will be ha... Read more ...

Christmas Mass Times St Margarets Parish

Friday, 13 December 2019

Christmas Mass Times. Christmas Eve: Holy Name, Oakley. Vigil Mass of Christmas at 6.00p.m St Margaret’s, Dunfermline. Carol Service at 7.30p.m followed by The Mass of Christmas Night at 800p.m (Please be seated by 7.30p.m) ... Read more ...

Mike Aitken

Saturday, 30 November 2019

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Mike Aitken, a stalwart of the St Margarets Parish Community and a key member of many different church organisations, applying his unique set of skills to each of the following organisation... Read more ...

Sacraments of Initiation (RCIA)

Saturday, 17 August 2019

The first meeting for the new session of the Right of Christian Initiation for Adults (RCIA) will take place on Monday, 2nd September 2019 at 7pm in the Crypt. Anyone interested in learning more about the Catholic faith is welcome to attend... Read more ...

SCIAF Wee boxes 2019

Saturday, 17 August 2019

SCIAF would like to express their sincere thanks to St. Margaret's Parish for the total of £2,058.28 received through the Wee Boxes handed in to the church on Easter Sunday which helps enormously with their development work. This year, SC... Read more ...

Legacy Project Update

Wednesday, 17 July 2019

The Legacy Project has now kicked off as of 15th July. Please see the current newsletter prepared by the Fabric Committee which will be the forum going forward for sharing updates and latest news as the project progresses. Please note tha... Read more ...

Ordination of Fr. Willy McQuillan

Wednesday, 10 July 2019

Congratulations to Father Willy McQuillan on his Ordination to the Priesthood which took place in St Margaret’s on Wednesday, 3rd July. Archbishop Leo Cushley performed the ordination surrounded by clergy from the diocese. After the Mass ... Read more ...

Legacy Project Commencement Date 15th July

Sunday, 7 July 2019

Legacy Project Car Parking Protocol The major refurbishment of the church roof and structure starts on the 15th July 2019 and will have a major impact on use of the Church car park. Please see attached important information regarding these... Read more ...

St Margarets Pilgrimage 2020 Planning Started

Tuesday, 4 June 2019

Following a hugely successful St Margaret’s Pilgrimage on Sunday 2nd June, planning is already underway for next year’s event on 7th June 2020. Fr Chris Heenan of St Margaret’s Memorial RC Church thanked everyone who helped organis... Read more ...