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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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St. Margaret's National Pilgrimage

Saturday, 16 June 2018

The annual St Margaret’s Pilgrimage took place this year on Sunday 3rd June. The procession started at the Louise Carnegie Gates, Pittencrieff Park, Dunfermline, processing via High Street to St Margaret’s Memorial RC Church for a celeb... Read more ...

SCIAF Wee Box Appeal 2018

Thursday, 14 June 2018

SCIAF has sent their heartfelt thanks to St. Margaret's for the Parish's Wee Box donations this year which amounted to a magnificent £1,668.62. This sum will be doubled to £3,336 by the UK Government (UK Aid) and will go towards helping 2... Read more ...

Archbishop's Corpus Christi letter

Tuesday, 5 June 2018

Archbishop Leo Cushley used the Solemnity of Corpus Christi to encourage the people of the Archdiocese of St Andrews & Edinburgh to remain faithful to their obligation to attend Holy Mass every Sunday. Over the past 35 years, the number... Read more ...

National Pilgrimage Mass - watch online

Monday, 4 June 2018

The Mass for St. Margaret's National Pilgrimage on Sunday, 3rd June 2018 which was concelebrated by Archbishop Leo Cushley and several local clergy is still available to be watched online on YouTube. The link to download the telecast is ava... Read more ...

Archbishop's Letter to St. Margaret's 190518

Sunday, 27 May 2018

Last week Archbishop Cushley announced his wish to amalgamate the Parish of Holy Name, Oakley with St Margaret's, Dunfermline to form one parish. The full text of Archbishop Cushley's letter can be read by clicking here. The Church ln Oakle... Read more ...

Safeguarding in the Catholic Church (copy)

Sunday, 20 May 2018

The Bishops Conference of Scotland have promulgated a new Safeguarding Policy. The document is entitled "In God's Image" and sets out the highest standards with regard to the care and protection of children and vulnerable adults. The Policy... Read more ...

Car Parking in Church grounds

Tuesday, 17 April 2018

When parking in the Church car park, please park within the marked bays only. Double yellow lines, yellow hatching and bollards are there for health and safety reasons. Parking on or near them will obstruct the access of emergency vehi... Read more ...

Gift Aid Envelopes

Monday, 9 April 2018

For those Parishioners who already Gift Aid their donations to the Parish, Gift Aid envelopes are now available in the porch and should be used from the weekend 7th / 8th April 2018. If you are a tax-payer but don't yet use the Gift Aid sc... Read more ...

Archbishop's Pastoral Letter following Cluster Meetings

Sunday, 25 February 2018

Archbishop Leo Cushley has dropped draft proposals to close a significant number of churches across the Archdiocese of St Andrews & Edinburgh, following a two-year consultation with the people of the Archdiocese which included nearly 12... Read more ...

One World Group Update

Friday, 26 January 2018

At their most recent meeting the One World Group confirmed their sponsorship of Geveh Fahncee Primary School in Liberia through Mary’s Meals school feeding programme. The school roll is 120 pupils (68 boys, 52 girls) as at 2017. The avera... Read more ...