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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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Bishops Letter 3rd Sunday Easter

Sunday, 18 April 2021

The Bishops of Scotland have sent a letter of communication to read please click here... Read more ...

Father Chris Easter Message

Friday, 2 April 2021

Dear Friends, Here is the newsletter for Easter Sunday. Booking of Mass. When you come to Mass this weekend you will be asked by the passkepper if you wish to attend the following weekend. Please let them know your intentions. This ... Read more ...

Palm Sunday and Easter Plans

Friday, 26 March 2021

Dear Friends, Please find attached the newsletter for Palm Sunday. Our Churches re-open for public worship tomorrow (Saturday 27th). At the time of sending this email there are still spaces available at: St Margaret's: All Sunday Masses... Read more ...

Father Chris Easter Arrangements and Church Re Opening

Friday, 12 March 2021

Dear Friends, Here is the newsletter for the 4th Sunday of Lent, Laetare Sunday. The Rose coloured vestments will be looked out for Mass this weekend and I shall miss the usual good natured banter about how good I look in them! We will re-... Read more ...

Parish Finance News 2020 2021 and Father Chris Message 5th March 2021

Friday, 5 March 2021

Dear Friends, Attached is the newsletter for the 3rd Sunday in Lent. As well as the usual extras for Lent, there is a Holy Hour from 3-4p.m this Sunday afternoon (7th March). The annual financial report from our finance committee is also a... Read more ...

Father Chris 1st Sunday of Lent Message and Newsletter link

Sunday, 21 February 2021

Dear Friends, here is the Newsletter for the 1st Sunday in Lent. Also, Bishop Barron has produced reflections on the Stations of the Cross. Here is the link: https://stations.wordonfire.org/stations-of-the-cross Best wishes for the comi... Read more ...

Ash Wednesday Live stream Update

Wednesday, 17 February 2021

Dear Friends, MCN, who host our Livestream, are in the process of updating their website. Because of this access to the recordings of Mass through the parish website is not possible. They can be reached at the MCN main site. So, if you p... Read more ...

Stations of the Cross 2021

Tuesday, 16 February 2021

Dear Friends, in normal times, our Parish Groups lead the Stations of the Cross on a Sunday at 4.00p.m. This year, our groups have prepared this series of reflections on the Stations for you to use at home. You may choose just to reflect o... Read more ...

Father Chris Ash Wednesday Information and Message

Saturday, 13 February 2021

Dear Friends, please find attached the Newsletter for the 6th Sunday in Ordinary Time. Also attached is an "at home" Liturgy for Ash Wednesday, a short Stations of the Cross and the Booklet for the World Day of Prayer. I will be sending ... Read more ...

Mens Group Lenten Scripture Meetings

Tuesday, 9 February 2021

Lenten Scripture Group Meetings will start on Monday 22nd February at 19:30 and continue for six consecutive Sundays. These meetings are open to all parishioners. These will be virtual meetings held online using Zoom. You can join the ... Read more ...