Father Syriac Updates and 40 Hours Devotion Information

Friday, 10 December 2021

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Hi All

Please see attached some updates from Father Syriac below

ADVENT PREPARATION

Men's Group Advent Scripture Group meetings continue on Tuesday. The meetings will be held in the Lady Chapel starting at 19:30. All men of the Parish are welcome to join us. For further details contact tom.scott0711@gmail.com.

Women's Group Advent Reflection Gatherings continue on Wednesday. The meetings will be held in the Lady Chapel starting at 19:30. All women of the Parish are welcome to join us. For further details contact Theresa Little: teresa@little.myzen.co.uk

ADVENT PARISH RETREAT

The Redemptorist are visiting us once more as part of the preparation for Christmas. They plan to hold two days of events: Tuesday 21st December in Holy Name and Wednesday 22nd December in St Margaret’s. The days will start with Mass at 10am with a short reflection, individual confessions throughout the day with opportunity for personal talk and spiritual direction on request and in the evening at 6.30pm an Advent Reflection with preparation for Reconciliation.

CHRISTMAS MASSES

Christmas Eve Mass and Carols – HN 6pm; SM 7.30pm

Christmas Day: 9am SM; 10am HN; 11am SM (no evening Mass)

‘COVID 19’, REMINDER

Parishioners are reminded that Covid 19 restrictions are still in place and that Face masks, Hand Sanitisers and ‘Social Distancing’ Rules are to be followed.

The ‘Track & Trace’ requirement of Names and Contact Numbers still applies when attending any Service in the church.

ADVENT REFLECTIONS ONLINE

The series of Archdiocesan Advent talks continues on Monday at 7.30pm. No registration required, just use this link to join:

http://bit.ly/AdventTalk

(or Webinar ID: 891 8951 4801).

To see last week’s talk by Canon Hugh White, go to the Archdiocese website.

The Redemptorist’s are also hosting an Advent Retreat at www.rpbooks.co.uk/advent-retreat led by Fr Denis McBride

40 HOURS ADORATION

Continues with the following parishes:

12/12/21 St Patrick’s, Kilsyth/St Mark’s, Oxgangs

19/12/21 SS John Cantius & Nicholas', Broxburn

40 hours devotion information leaflet click here