News

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Primus’s statement on the change in Coronavirus restrictions

Please follow this link to the Provincial website to read the Primus’ statement on the change in restrictions announced today, 19th December 2020. https://www.scotland.anglican.org/message-from-the-primus-on-christmas-restrictions/ - Read More...

Service Schedule for December

Tuesday 1st December – St Mary’s, 10am Sunday 6th December – St Mary’s, 11.30am, 2nd Sunday of Advent & AGM Wednesday 9th December – St Catharine’s, 10.15am Sunday 13th December – St Catharine’s, 11.30am, 3rd Sunday of Advent – also our online Service of Nine Lessons and Carols is now available: https://youtu.be/Wwsvbtg1d_Q Tuesday 15th December […] - Read More...

Advent Groups – starting this week

Please see our: Advert for Advent groups Join us for 4 weeks over Advent as we journey through one of Paul’s most joyful letters, written from prison in Rome.   Dates and times (all on Zoom): Week 1 – Wed 25th at 8pm or Thu 26th at 10.30am Week 2 – Wed 2nd at 8pm […] - Read More...

Service Schedule for November

The service times over the next month are: Sunday 1st November, All Saints – St Catharine’s at 11.30am Monday 2nd November, All Souls – available online by the evening of Monday 2nd November Tuesday 3rd October – St Mary’s, Eucharist 10am Sunday 8th November, Remembrance Sunday – St Mary’s at 11.30am Wednesday 11th November – […] - Read More...

Continuing Service Schedule

Depending on the announcement which is due on 14th September 2020 (I’m not expecting any great easing of restrictions), the service schedule over the next wee while is:   11.30am, Sunday 6th September – St Catharine’s, Bo’ness 10am, Tuesday 8th September – St Mary’s, Grangemouth 11.30am, Sunday 13th September – St Mary’s 10.15am, Wednesday 16th […] - Read More...

Service Schedule

After the unfortunate cancellation of the Communion on Wednesday at St Catharine’s (because of a flood at the Rectory (we’re fine now!)), the first communion service that we’ll have following lockdown will now be at St Mary’s at 11.30am on Sunday 16th August – please note the change from our usual time.   The following […] - Read More...

St Catharine’s to host a Eucharist on Wednesday

The first service with communion following the lockdown will take place in St Catharine’s on Wednesday 12th August at 10.15am.  Communion will be in one kind (bread only), according to the pastoral guidance issued by the SEC, but it is a step forward towards some kind of normal reopening.   The church will have been […] - Read More...

St Mary’s Reopening for Private Prayer

Following St Catharine’s successful reopening on Wednesday, we’re pleased to let you know that St Mary’s will be open for Private Prayer on Sunday morning (9th August) from 9.45-11.15.  If this is successful, then a Eucharist will follow soon.   We will be using a one way system, so please enter through the church door […] - Read More...

St Catharine’s reopening for Private Prayer

St Catharine’s is reopening for Private Prayer initially on Wednesday 5th August from 10-11.30am.  The church and hall have been cleaned and chairs arranged in a socially distanced fashion.  Please feel free to come along and spend as much time in quiet prayer or contemplation as we begin the process of meeting together in one […] - Read More...

Provincial service

Sarah and I are taking a few weeks off, so won’t be producing a service for Sundays 28th June and 5th July, however please use this time to watch one or two services from elsewhere.  One place you can always try is the Provincial website.  On 28th June, the service comes from the team at […] - Read More...