Getting back to church

Press release

On Thursday 17th June, Bishop Stephen writes, “Good news from the Parliament today that we shall be moving into Phase 2 of our gradual re-emergence into society as the Government’s Routemap and the Church’s own Routemap, based on Holyrood’s and parallel to it, as have already indicated.” “Now that the virus has been sufficiently suppressed and the death and infection …

Church doors to re-open

Press release

The Bishops’ Conference of Scotland has welcomed the announcement by the Scottish Government that from Monday 22 June, churches may reopen for private prayer. Commenting on the announcement, the President of the Bishops’ Conference, Bishop Hugh Gilbert said; “We welcome the decision to reopen churches and look forward to the gradual resumption of church life, while recognising that not all …

Dunkeld News – June 2020

Dunkeld News

The new edition of Dunkeld News – June 2020 – will not find its way into your Church porch/ bookshop. While the churches are locked – and in the early weeks of opening – church papers and newsletters will not be distributed in the normal way. If you would like a PRINTED COPY of this edition – please follow this …

Feast of St Barnabus (11th June)

Streaming

Mass for the Feast of St Barnabus (11th June). Barnabas was one of the very earliest followers of Jesus and a leader of the early church. His story is told in the Acts of the Apostles and he is also mentioned in some of Paul’s letters. Originally called Joseph, he was given his new name of Barnabas by those who …