Dillon's First Holy Communion

First Communion at Auchterarder

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Congratulations to Dillon McGraw who made his First Holy Communion at Our Lady of Perpetual Succour Church, Auchterarder on Saturday 12 September 2020. The presiding Priest was Father Rogi, who has been looking after the parish during Mgr Basil O’Sullivan short convalescence. Special thanks to Miss Norma Guillanotti, Dillon’s catechism teacher who prepared Dillon ro receive the sacrament.

Clergy appointments – October 2020

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Bishop Stephen Robson has made the following appointments in the Diocese of Dunkeld. St Fillan’s Newport and Star of the Sea, Tayport Mgr Martin Drysdale is to retire as parish priest around the end of October, 2020 from St Fillan’s Newport and Star of the Sea, Tayport.  I would like to wish Martin the very best of peace and joy in retirement …

New resources for October, the Month of the Missions

Mission work

Dunkeld’s Vicar Episcopal for the Missions, Fr Mike Freyne, St Bernadette’s, Tullibody, has posted a series of series and links to share during October, traditionally Mission Month. First is a story in which both Archbishop Protase Rugambwa of Tanzania – the Secretary of the Congregation for the Evangelisation of Peoples – and Pope Francis, emphasise the importance of our missionaries …

Bishops' Conference Consultation

Bishops consult on next edition of ‘In God’s Image’


The Bishops wish to seek views on the next edition of ‘In God’s Image’, due for publication in June 2021.  This process of seeking views will continue until 30th November 2020. While the Bishops are keen to invite a response from members of each DSAG & DRAMT, they would be most grateful if this invitation could be shared and extended …