Bishop Schneider visits Dundee

Press releases

Bishop Schneider, currently Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Astana Kazakhstan, visited the Archdiocese of Glasgow and Dunkeld Diocese to celebrate Mass for the Latin Mass community. He celebrated Mass in the Diocese on Wednesday, 23rd May, 2018 in the evening. Prior to the Mass he gave a spiritual conference. Photos by Eddie Mahoney

New Safeguarding Manual comes into force

Pastoral Letter

My Dear People, I write, on behalf of all the Bishops of Scotland, to draw your attention to the publication of our Church’s new Safeguarding materials which come into force on 21st May 2018. These include ‘In God’s Image’, the document which offers comprehensive guidance and instruction on every aspect of Safeguarding, including compliance with new Safeguarding standards. This has …

May Procession in Dundee

Our Lady, Prayer, Press releases

  Bishop Stephen crowns the statue of Our Lady at St Andrew’s Cathedral, Dundee During Rosary and Benediction at St Andrew’s Cathedral, Dundee, Bishop Stephen Robson blessed four Pilgrim Statues of Our Lady of Fatima which will be taken to deaneries across the diocese where they will be received into the homes of families, who will keep them for a …

St Mungo’s PS – SCIAF Campaign

Schools

St Mungo’s, Aloa, 6/7 class successfully planned and led a fundraising campaign for SCIAF during Lent. They were slightly concerned that they would not be as successful as previous years as Ash Wednesday fell in our February half term and then the snow came and interrupted their initial activities. All that aside, they still managed to reschedule and change events …

Sid Grant receives Benemerenti Medal

Papal Medal, Parish News

On Tuesday 7th May, in St James’, Kinross, a Mass of Thanksgiving was celebrated by Bishop Stephen Robson and priests of the Diocese of Dunkeld for the presentation of the Benemerenti award to Mr. Sid Grant. Sid and his wife Maureen have been stalwarts of the parish since they moved to Kinross back in May of 1972. They were joined …

Bishop’s Diary

Bishop's Diary

Sunday, 29th April, 2018 9.30am – Pastoral Visit to St Fillan’s Church, Newport, Fife 11.15am – Pastoral Visit & Confirmations, St Columba’s Church, Cupar, Fife Monday, 7th May 3pm – Meeting with Aid to the Church in Need representative, Diocesan Office 7pm – Mass & Presentation of Papal Award, St James’ Church, Kinross   Tuesday, 8th May 9.30am – Bishops’ Conference, …

Dundee and Perth Catenians are entertained in style

Lay Associations

This year’s programme for the Dundee and Perth Catenian Association opened with entertainment by Marcin Pokusa, a music teacher from Poland whose music has been performed for Popes and presidents, and whose religious compositions have been danced to by over a million young people at the World Youth Day in Krakow. Marcin performed and sang as his story was unfolded …

Arbroath – Rosary on the Coast

Events, Parish News

Joining in a nationwide #RosaryontheCoast, parishioners in Dunkeld’s coastal parishes gathered in the church garden at St Thomas’s, Arbroath, at the Shrine of Mary, Star of the Sea, with Bishop Stephen Robson to recite the Five Glorious Mysteries for Peace around the World, for Respect for Life and Faith. Parish priest, Fr Michael Carrie welcomed parishioners not only from the …

Okerai Primary School, Amuria District, Uganda

Mission work

Please download the project appeal here. This report comes as a result funds sent via SPICMA from the parishes of St Bernadette’s, St Mungo’s and St John Vianney’s in the Diocese of Dunkeld, Scotland to CEREDO. Background: The School Sanitation Support Project has been an intervention for Okerai Primary School in Amuria District in Eastern Uganda. This area lies in …