Bulletin 19 August 13th 2017

Tuesday is the Feast of the Assumption of Mary, and is a ‘holy day of obligation.’
Mass at St leo’s is at 10.00 a.m. and at 7.00 p.m.



We pray for all believers and all men and women of good will
in their search for a deeper understanding of their own humanity
and their relationship with God.
Lord, hear us

We pray for our families, for children and staff returning to school this week,
and for all who need understanding and support.
Lord, hear us

We pray for peace,
that the leaders of nations will find solutions to disagreements without threatening war;
we pray for the support for all victims of violence and war: the deceased, the injured, the bereaved, the homeless.
We pray that all nations will accept some responsibility for caring for those who are in need. Lord, hear us

For all who are ill, especially in our families and in our own community, and for those who support and care for them:
Patricia McCann, Yvonne Watt, Reilly McKenna, Bridget Devlin, Dorothy Laidlaw, Moira Montgomery, Ann Judge,
Cathie Gilbert, Maureen Dolan, Betty McKinney, Mgr Donald McKay, Mgr Peter Smith, Mgr Noel Woods, Ray Hollier,
Elizabeth Briggs, Pat and Irene Docherty, Teresita and Socorro Ortiz, and Christopher Browne, and those who care for them.
Lord, hear us

for our dead including Fr Charles McFadden, Thomas Grant, Peter Aloysius Hughes, Sandra MacNeil, Gian Michele Piras,
Mary Hayes, Brian O’Neill, Brenda Goss, and Arthur Croall
and for our deceased relatives, friends & fellow-parishioners,
For those whose anniversary falls about now including Mary Feehan, John Lanigan, Paul Devine, Mark Moscardini, and Erna Harrison.
Lord, hear us


We pray also for men and women who undertake to protect the community by serving in the armed forces.  Lord, hear us




radioalba.org  christian is an ecumenical,  internet-based radio which promotes prayer and news of good things happening in the churches and among  people of faith.

The radioalba.org christian schedule for the week of 13th August

 The Morning half-hour is repeated every 30 minutes until 12.00

08.00: The Morning Prayers each day this week are led by Jean Swinbank, Joe Docherty, Angela McLeod, Hugh Kelly, Pat Graham SND, and Gerry Fitzpatrick with music by The St Mungo Singers,cantors Grace Buckley, Magdalen MacInnes, Noel Donnelly and Sally Mulholland, with Noel Donnelly on harp and Jane McKenna on the organ.   There is a special Morning Prayer on Tuesday marking the Feast of the Assumption.

08.15: A Morning Prayer for the Young comes today from Lochmaddy Primary School in the Western Isles.

08.20: Canon Bob Hill comments on the Gospel for the 15th August, the Feast of the Assumption, and on the  Gospel for the 20th August.

08.24: a short service for peace led by Noel Donnelly and Donald MacInnes.

12.00 noon: The Scottish Catholic Observer   comments on current issues.
12.15: A service for those who are bereaved.
12.30 – 6.00: archive music

1800: The Scottish Catholic Observer comments on current issues.
18.15: A service for those who are bereaved.

18.30: archive

The Evening Hour (Evening Prayer, Magazine and Night Prayer) at 20.00 is repeated at 21.00 and 22.00.

Evening Prayer this week is led in turn by Joe Docherty,  Donald MacInnes and David Smith, with music by The St Mungo Singers with Noel Donnelly on harp and Jane McKenna and Jacqueline Barrett on the organ.

20.21: Magazine halfhour:  Honor Hania speaks about ‘fossil free churches’; Archbishop Mario Conti reflects on Pope Benedict’s Letter on Charity and Truth; Joe Docherty reads an article by Chris McDonnell in the Catholic Times exploring  another approach to ‘Vocation;’  an update of news and events from Justice and Peace, Scotland and Gerry Fitzpatrick reads a short passage from Paul 6th’s message for World Day of Peace (1967) on nuclear weapons.

20.50: There is a different Night Prayer each evening this week.