Our Lady’s help for Gambia

Mission work, Press releases

Project Gambia said thanks to Fr Colin Golden and the parishioners of Our Lady of Lourdes, Perth for the very generous donation raised through their aid workers’ visit this weekend, and for the continued support and prayers!

St Joseph's Convent Chapel, Lawside, Dundee

Bishop’s Diary

Bishop's Diary

Sunday, 22nd March, 202011.15am – Holy Mass and Confirmations, St Columba’s Church, Cupar, Fife – CANCELLED Wednesday, 25th March7pm – Holy Mass & Confirmations, St James’ Church, Kinross – CANCELLED Thursday, 26th March7pm – Lourdes Committee Meeting, Diocesan Office – CANCELLED Friday, 27th March 10am – Holy Mass & Papal Award Presentation, The Immaculate Conception Church, Dundee – CANCELLED Sunday, 29th …

Lourdes Annual Ball


Dunkeld Lourdes Service organises the support that allows infirm people to make their pilgrimage to Lourdes each year.  Their helpers are mainly in their late teens and volunteer to give up part of their summer holidays in July to travel to Lourdes.  They also pay towards the costs of transport, accommodation and food – last year this was £750. One of the …

Rite of Election at St Joseph’s Chapel, Dundee

Press release

One of the joys of the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) is when the catechumens, and those giving them instruction, gather with Bishop Stephen on the first weekend of Lent for the Rite of Election. In just a few weeks these candidates will receive the Sacraments that will bring them into communion with the Catholic Church. Bishop Stephen …

40 days vigil at Ninewells

Pro Life

Members of Dundee’s local pro-life groups keep a prayer vigil along the road to the city’s Ninewells Hospital. 40 Days for Life is a growing movement which aims to promote respect for unborn children and their mothers. The choice of 40 Days in the title chimes well with the 40 Days of Lent (a time of renewed focus on prayer, …

Parishes support for Project Gambia

Mission work

St Anne’s, Carnoustie, amd St Bride’s, Monifieth, were the first churches in Diocese of Dunkeld to be visited by representatives of the Gambia project. Inspired by the work being done by the charity, the two parishes raised over £1,700. Pictured Mgr Aldo Angelosanto, parish priest, along with representatives from the parishes and the altar servers from St Bride’s.

Coronavirus – Bishop’s guidelines

Press releases

2nd March 2020 We have all been following this tragic epidemic principally in China, but now spread to many other countries, which has resulted in many thousands of infections. The death rate seems to be one death in approximately every 1000 persons infected. Those most vulnerable are the elderly, especially those whose immune system and respiratory systems are compromised, and …