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Marriages & Baptisms
In the first instance please introduce yourself to a priest or member of the clergy after Sunday Mass and discuss with them.  Baptisms require  4 months’ notice and Marriages 1 Year’s notice in writing to Parish Priest

Weekly Homilies

Listen again to the weekly homilies from Fr Douglas and Deacon Smith

Our Weekly Newsletter 

You can read our full parish newsletter here: St Columba’s Newsletter 2020-05-24

Offertory Collections
THANK YOU to everyone who has converted their cash giving to a standing order recently. This really helps the parish now, and in the future. Did you know that less
than one third of the regular Parish contributions come from direct payments to the bank? Please consider setting up a Standing Order
Sort Code: 83-06-08, Account Number: 10402355, Account Name: Archdiocese of St. Andrews and Edinburgh, St. Columbas Parish.

St Francis Xavier, Falkirk has Mass every day, at 10:00am. Their Facebook page has a live stream of the Church so you can pay a ‘virtual visit’ any time
Eternal Word Television Network and on YouTube EWTN has nightly news from a Catholic perspective, children’s programmes and lots of interesting Catholic content.
Mass is available every day at
Ordinariate Mass Fr Len Black is saying Mass according to the Ordinariate Rite each day and putting it online:
EWTN is available on Sky channel 588 as well as Roku and Amazon Fire TV
The Catholic App is now prioritising online Masses and covers every church in our Archdiocese. Available for Android and iPhone. //

Going into Hospital?
Don’t forget to let the hospital know that you’re a Catholic. For the Royal Infirmary leave a message at the Chaplaincy Centre for the Revd Duncan McLaren. This means you’ll be on the lists of patients to whom Eucharistic Ministers bring Holy Communion

Edinburgh Foodbank Project
Instead of donating groceries at Mass you can donate money and order food deliveries direct to the warehouse:

Events coming up at The Gillis Centre:
(Book online or call 0131 623 8900)

Other News & Events

Archbishop on Facebook & Twitter

Catholic Papers

Vatican News 

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