Youth Retreat (September)

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A day of interaction, deepening and sharing of faith – with music provided by the Dunkeld Youth Music and Animation Team (DYMAT). Mass – Prayer – Adoration – Confession – Faith Initiative £3 – lunch included Please contact Fr Sam Alabi MSP at the Youth Office if you wish to attend youth-office@dunkelddiocese.org.uk

St Joseph's Convent Chapel, Lawside, Dundee

Bishop’s Diary

Bishop's Diary

Tuesday, 21st August, 2018 11am – Trustees Meeting, Diocesan Office Saturday, 25th August, 2018 2pm – Consecration of new Bishop of Brechin, St. Paul’s Cathedral, Dundee.

Life Teen Europe Summer Camp 2018 in the Netherlands

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Charis McCrosson reports In the last week of July, The Dunkeld Youth Service facilitated a group of young people to participate in a Life Teen Summer Camp in the Netherlands. Alongside teens from several other countries, including Germany, America, the Netherlands, and Spain, the group had a busy week filled with group activities, messy games and theological lessons, centred on …

Fr Tobias’ Silver Jubilee, Forfar

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Fr Tobias Okoro celebrated the 25th anniversary of his ordination to the priesthood at St Fergus’, Forfar, on Sunday 29th July. Bishop Stephen Robson led the many warm tributes to Fr Tobias whose ministry spans so many communities. Ordained in his home diocese of Okigwe, in Nigeria. Fr Tobias worked in Germany while he was studying at Leuven in Belgium, …

Working as a Youth Volunteer in Lourdes 2018

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Volunteer Your Worker Sian Sievwright reports from Lourdes: The 2018 Pilgrimage to Lourdes marks my 6thyear as a Youth Volunteer with Dunkeld. My first pilgrimage was when I was the ripe youthful age of 16. I was still in high school about to go into my 6thyear. I am now 22, have a degree and I am about to start …

Benemerenti for Pat McGoldrick

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Pat McGoldrick received a Benemerenti in recognition of many years of service at St Mary’s Forebank, as an active member of the parish’s Society of St Vincent de Paul and as well as for her role on the Diocesan Lourdes Committee. The Papal Award was presented by Bishop Stephen Robson while parish priest, Canon Steven Mulholland and Pat’s family and …

Dunkeld’s double anniversary celebrated at Orkney Italian Chapel

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Mgr Charles Hendry and Mgr Aldo Angelosanto jointly celebrated the anniversary of their priestly ordinations with members of the Perth Italian Association (Circolo Religioso Italiano) with Mass in the Italian Chapel in Orkney. It was Mgr Hendry’s 63rd anniversary and Mgr Aldo’s 45th anniversary. Earlier in the day the group had visited the UNESCO World heritage Neolithic settlement site at …

Retiral gift for Dunkeld’s RE Advisor

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St Paul’s Academy, Dundee, acknowledged the outstanding contribution to Catholic Education in Dunkeld Diocese, and at national level, of Mrs Margaret McFarlane as she retires as RE Adviser in Dunkeld. Headteacher Mrs Teresa Little, and chaplain Mgr Ken McCaffrey are pictured here with Mrs MacFarlane.e