Dundee Italian Community Mass

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Members of the Dundee Italian community gathered for their Annual Mass with Bishop Stephen and their chaplain, Mgr Aldo, at St Bride’s Church, Monifieth.

St Paul’s Academy – food hampers and Christmas Carols

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Just under 400 items were donated by the families at St Paul’s Academy, Dundee, for this years Christmas Food hampers. 20 boxes were dsitributed throughout the area – with plenty left over to go to our local Foodbank which is run by one of our parents. An added bonus for the recipients was the rendition of “We Wish You a …

Benemerenti for Maria Bartlett

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Maria Barltett, a parishioner at St James’, Kinross, was presented with a Papal Award by her parish priest, Fr Martin Pletts, following Sunday Mass on 22nd December 2019. The award of a Benemerenti Medal comes as a recognition of Maria’s great contribution to the life of the Church. Fr Pletts commented, “It is a great service and it is right …

Bishop Stephen’s Christmas Message

Pastoral Letter

Returning from continental Europe recently, I had bought a plaster statue of the baby Jesus to put in my Crib at home this Christmas; the previous one was cracked and beginning to look a bit shabby. When we think of it, what an eloquence there is demonstrated by such a representation of the divine child! It tells of the ‘condescension’ …

Dunkeld’s new priest – Fr Jude Mukoro

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Jude Mukoro was ordained by Bishop Stephen in St Andrew’s Cathedral, Dundee, on Saturday 14th December 2019. Fr Jude Mukoro is the youngest of seven children. He was born on the 9th of October 1990, in Nigeria. After his primary school education, he attended the Holy Martyrs of Uganda Minor Seminary Delta State Nigeria for six years. Thereafter, in 2010 …

St Modan’s pupils win Knights’ Prayer Competition

Knights of St Columba, Schools

Two S6 pupils from St Modan’s RC High School, Stirling have won the Knights of St Columba Annual Prayer Competition for 2018/2019 in the senior grade category. The pupils submitted their joint entry as part of a school effort last year via Province 3, St Andrews & Edinburgh, to the National Knights of St Columba Youth Director for final adjudication among …