Posts from April 2020

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A short form of Blessing of the Sick

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  A short form of Blessing taken from the new publication, ‘Strong in Tribulation,’ issued by the Vatican as a resource in this time of the Pandemic. Prepared for radioalba.org with music of Psalm 68 by the St Mungo Singers blessing of sick 2 356 Psalm 68 Hear my prayer, answer me, Lord, turn to […]

from the blessing of the sick

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from the blessing of the sick blessing of sick 1 Lord Jesus, who went about doing good and healing all, we ask you to bless your friends who are sick. Give them strength in body, courage in spirit, and patience with pain. Let them recover their health, so that, restored to the Christian community, they […]

Strong in Tribulation – good news from Rome

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A new collection of prayers and reflections – many from Pope Francis – released this week by the Vatican. Freely downloadable. strong-in-tribulation.-20042020 from the blessing of the sick blessing of sick 1 Lord Jesus, who went about doing good and healing all, we ask you to bless your friends who are sick. Give them strength […]

Bulletin and Mass for the 26th April, Easter 3 (& on radioalba.org)

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Parish life: The garden is looking well, blue bells, forget-me-nots,  tulips and the hardier daffodils               the church looks lovely with the old Cross restored to above the Easter Garden, and the new Paschal Candle in its place. At daily Mass, I look down at the empty seats and […]

Dental emergencies

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Please see below for a dental service update regarding emergency treatment. If you are registered with a dentist and you feel you have an EMERGENCY dental need, in normal working hours, you should contact your dentist on their usual number. They can provide advice, antibiotics or analgesia. If you are currently a patient attending Glasgow […]

Joint Prayer of the Churches in Time of Pandemic 7.00 Sunday evening

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Thirteen Christian churches and organisations across Scotland are taking part in the joint prayer for the fourth consecutive week, with many of those participating also lighting candles at 7.00 p.m. The prayer appears below. The churches have issued a joint statement with this week’s prayer. It reads: “As we find ourselves living through a renewed […]

Mass for the 19th April, 2nd Sunday of Easter

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Mass for the 19th April, 2nd Sunday of Easter is led by Canon David Wallace of Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Glasgow, with music from the files of the St Mungo Singers, with cantor Magdalen MacInnes, harpist Noel Donnelly, and  organists Jane McKenna and Jacqueline Barrett.   The Mass is broadcast on radioalba.org at 12.00 […]

Saturday 18th April: Mass in Time of Pandemic

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I am sure we are all conscious of the illnesses of those who’ve contracted the coronavirus and of the anxiety of those who love them – today I am conscious of Fr Sean Fitzgerald and Fred Newman, and of Annemarie Boyle (who is doing really well) but we all know so many others or have […]

Funeral Mass for Mary Bradley 16th April 2020

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This Mass was celebrated quietly in St Leo’s for Mary on the day of her funeral, 16th April 2020. She was a parishioner of St Leo’s, though she also shared the life of St Albert’s, worked assiduously for the St Mungo Old Folks Club and was an Oblate of Pluscarden Abbey. She was a devoted […]