Our two conferences of the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul at Sacred Heart and St Gerard’s work to help those most in need within our parish. Their work generally relies on the donations made to their boxes in the Church. Unfortunately with the reduced numbers at Mass and the closure of the Church they have understandably received fewer donations over the last year. Are you able to help their work? Donations can be posted through the parish house door or donations can be mad
Many of our young parishioner were due to celebrate sacraments in the coming weeks and some have been waiting since last year for the celebration. As soon as we know when these sacraments can be celebrated we will make arrangements for these celebrations. Please continue to pray for our young parishioners that they will know the grace of God in their lives.
The Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes is celebrated on Thursday 11th February and is celebrated throughout the Church as a day of prayer for those who are sick. Aware of the many people sick from the coronavirus and those waiting on treatments that have been postponed by the pandemic we invite you to join our online novena seeking the intercession of Our Lady of Lourdes for our own needs and the needs of the sick. The novena will be prayed from Tuesday 2nd to Wednesday 10th Februa
Subscribe to our parish YouTube channel where all of our Masses will be live streamed so that even when you cannot be present in Church you can still join in prayer for home. Please also let others know, who might not be on facebook, that they will be able to find Holy Mass on our channel. You can access our YouTube channel on mobiles, tablets, computers and most smart TV's with the YouTube app. Visit our YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCL_y3gABrQGPPfOZbVfKR
Please note that following the Scottish Governments announcement on 4 January that Scotland is to enter into a lockdown and Places of Worship are to close, both Sacred Heart and St Gerard's Churches are now closed for public worship. Masses will continue to be live streamed on our YouTube channel during lockdown however no congregation is permitted to be present. Only Funerals and Weddings are permitted during this time.
The Scottish Government had announced that Churches wo