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    Homily for Chrism Mass

    “I will never lie to David” (Ps 89:36). That’s not in today’s readings. But it almost is. It’s from further down the Responsorial Psalm (89/88). What we heard was, “I […]

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    Homily for the 3rd Sunday of Easter

    Brothers and Sisters, today is the 3rd Sunday of Easter. It’s very encouraging that the Church doesn’t call these Sundays “Sundays after Easter” but “Sundays of Easter”. In the Church’s […]

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    Daily Mass Online

    Although churches have re-opened, restrictions remain in place so various parishes continue to stream services online. This list is by no means exhaustive, please check with individual parishes if they […]

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    Chrism Mass 2021

    The Chrism Mass is a special annual celebration led by the diocesan Bishop with the diocesan clergy. The postponed Chrism Mass is now planned to take place in St Mary’s […]

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    Homily for the 2nd Sunday of Easter

    Today is the 2nd Sunday of Easter, also called Sunday in the Octave of Easter. This is the 8th day since Easter Sunday. And in liturgical thinking, the 8th day […]

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    Scottish Parliament Election 2021

    Putting Human Life and Dignity at the Centre – A Letter from the Catholic Bishops of Scotland. Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, This election presents us with an opportunity […]

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    Mini-Sermon for Easter Thursday

    A mini-sermon delivered by Bishop Hugh Gilbert OSB at Mass in St Joseph’s Church, Aberdeen.

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    Homily for Easter Day

    “This day was made by the Lord; we rejoice and are glad.” That’s from Ps 117 (118), and repeated over and over again in the Easter Octave and the Easter […]

     

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