St. Leo the Great   5 Beech Avenue,  Glasgow G41 5BY   0141 427 0293 The Archdiocese of Glasgow. A Designated religious charity, No SCO18140  Priest: Fr Gerry Fitzpatrick   Weekday Mass 10.00 preceded by Morning Prayer. Sunday Masses: Vigil Saturday at 6.00, Sunday at 10.30    Confessions: 5.30 Saturday evening and on request.

Tea and toast in hall after Mass Sunday.

Tuesday, 11th February, is the4 Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes, and the World Day of Prayer for the Sick.

Mary’s Meals will collect clothing and fabrics after the 10.30 Mass at St Leo’s on February 23rd

Bulletin 9th Feb Wk 5      –     notice the new feature on page 7 – a monthly calendar

Racial Justice Sunday Service at 4pm in St Peter’s Church, Partick

A service, organised by Glasgow Churches Together,  will take place on 9th February 2020 at 4pm in St Peter’s Church, 46 Hyndland Street, Partick, G11 5PS.  The main speaker is Professor Anthony Reddie, Director of the Oxford Centre for Religion and Culture, a leading scholar in the field of black theology. All welcome. Refreshments available in hall.



Intercessions for the 9th February 2020

 That we may be a light to our world and that our words and deeds may be instruments of healing and transformation for our society.    Lord Hear us

 That our faith will guide our taking part in there life of our community so that the Gospel values may affect our quest for the common good.
Lord Hear us

 That God will help us recognize the social impact of sin and guide our efforts to heal our society of racism, consumerism and violence.    Lord Hear us

  • We pray for all schools, especially those being attended by our own parish, that they may help young people to grow in faith, and in understanding of the dignity of all human beings       Lord Hear us
  • We pray for the sick and for the housebound, including Catherine Mulrine and Irene Travers, for those being treated in the local Hospice, and for all who support them.     Lord Hear us
  • We pray for those who have died recently including Patricia Ashcroft, Rae Fagin, Jerry Connor, Una Cassidy, Mary Murphy,  Charlie Harkins, Ellen Cairns, Tom Divers, John Ramsay, Helena McTeague, Paddy Gilbride and Dr Eamonn McCabe.
    For those whose anniversary falls about now including Dorothy Laidlaw, Norah Ritchie, James and Elizabeth Shannahan,  James and Catherine Scullion, John Feeley,    Nancy and Kevin Barrett, Gerald Barrie,    Liam Brogan,  Margaret McCulloch, Isabella Green, Joseph McAulay, Margaret Lanigan, Jack McNichol,  Betty McKinney, Rosina Gara,  and May McNulty.     
  • Lord, hear us


radioalba schedule for the week of 9th February 2020 christian is an ecumenical, internet-based radio which promotes prayer and news of good things happening in the churches and among people of faith it;  is sponsored by Glasgow Churches Together, and by the music Committee of the Archdiocese of Glasgow

Morning Hour (repeated until noon)

7.00: Morning Prayer daily this week is led by Mary Bradley, Stephen Eric Smyth, John Carroll, Gerry Fitzpatrick, Pat Graham SND and Donald MacInnes.  Music by The St Mungo Singers with cantors Grace Buckley and Noel Donnelly,  organist Jane McKenna, and harpist Noel Donnelly.

7.15: Morning Prayer for school is led today by Our Lady of the Rosary Primary.

7.21: Canon Bob Hill reflects on the passage for next Sunday’s Gospel taken from Matthew 5 17-37 and we hear short introductions to the daily readings from the Lectionary
7.26: and Liz Adam leads us in praying for the confused and bewildered (with Ps 25 sung by Catriona Glen).

7.30:  in our magazine: Tom Magill with an insight into Candlemas;  Liz Adam on the latest from Colin Plenderleith’s ‘The Heart of Jesus;’  the Year of the Word event at Westminster Archdiocese;  a Letter from Amazonia to the UK Government;   the Trump Peace Plan; and last week’s  terrorist attack in London.

lunchtime hour (repeated at 6.00)
12.00: News from the Scottish Catholic Observer
12.15: ‘How blest are they’ – praying with the bereaved
12.30:  music

1.00: archive music
18.00:  as at lunchtime hour

The evening hour at 20.00 is repeated at 21.00 and 22.00

20.00Evening Prayers this week are led by Gerry Fitzpatrick,  Clare McDonald, Jean Swinbank and Gerry Fitzpatrick with music by the St Mungo Singers, Cantors Grace Buckley and Catriona Glen, harpist Noel Donnelly, and organists Jane McKenna and Jacqueline Barrett
20.20: Magazine – Candlemas; ‘The Heart of Jesus; The Year of the Word; letter from Amazonia; the Trump ‘Peace Plan’; the terrorism in London
20.50:  Night Prayers