• Homily for 32nd Sunday of Ordinary Time

    Today is Remembrance Sunday, first of all. We remember the dead of the two World and other wars.  We remember especially the dead of our own country. But not only […]

  • Homily for Welcome of Dominican Sisters

    What is happening today? I’m old enough to remember Westerns. And here we are, wagons drawn close, feeling our last days have come and our scalps about to be removed, […]

  • The general statement

    The story of abuse at Fort Augustus Abbey School and Carlekemp Preparatory School in Scotland has been widely reported in Scotland and also in England.  The Abbot President was asked […]

  • Homily of Fr Richard Yeo

    Homily of Fr Richard Yeo, Abbot President of the English Benedictine Congregation at Fort Augustus on Sunday 18 August, 20th Sunday of the Year. Today’s Scripture readings are a bit odd.  In […]

  • Pastoral Letter for 18 August 2013

    Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, ‘Let us not lose sight of Jesus, who leads us in our faith and brings it to perfection: for the sake of the joy […]

  • The Solemnity of the Assumption of Our Lady

    ‘The Almighty has done great things for me’ (Lk 1:49).  It’s good to have this feast. It’s good that it comes as summer comes to its climax and the harvest […]

  • 19th Sunday of Ordinary time

    Since I was last here, three things have happened. First, we heard that a new Archbishop of Edinburgh has been appointed. He is Mgr Leo Cushley. I met him at […]

  • 16th Sunday of Ordinary time

    What good readings the Liturgy gives us today! The hospitality of Abraham, St Paul telling the Colossians how God’s secret plan has now been revealed, Jesus entering the home of […]


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