St Mungo's, Alloa

Mgr John Harty – funeral

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The Vigil and Reception of Remains of Mgr John Harty was held in St Mungo’s Church, Alloa at 6pm, on Wednesday, 27th January, 2021. Due to the Covid virus restrictions the number of participants at all ceremonies were restricted to 20.   Priority was given to Mgr Harty’s family, parishioners and invited priests from the Deanery, together with his closest friends in …

Mgr John Harty

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The death has been announced of Mgr John Canon Harty, parish priest of St Mungo’s, Alloa and St Serf’s, High Valleyfield, who had be ill for these past few months. Bishop Stephen Robson said: “With deep regret I would like to inform you of the death of Mgr. John Harty.   John returned to the House of the Lord earlier today …

Archbishop Tartaglia’s funeral

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The Archbishop’s Funeral Rites will be celebrated in St Andrew’s Cathedral, Glasgow, subject to the restrictions that are in place. Under current regulations only 20 of the Archbishop’s closest family and friends will attend.  Vigil ceremony and Reception of Remains of Archbishop Tartaglia on Wednesday 20th January at 6.30 pm accessible by using this video link: https://youtu.be/idlkb2sNUcc     The Archbishop’s Funeral Mass …

Dunkeld’s Book of Condolences

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SISTER DOREEN BRADLEY – I worked with Bishop Vincent from 1982-1988 and during this time I was struck by the person he was. A deeply spiritual man, a man of prayer, a man fully alive, and although very professional, a supportive and fun person to work alongside. My home diocese of Dunkeld was truly blessed to have him at the …

Dunkeld mourns the death of Bishop Vincent Logan

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MY DEAR PEOPLE It is with deep regret that I must share with you the sad news that Bishop Vincent, Emeritus Bishop of this Diocese, has died.  Bishop Vincent was 79. Vincent Logan was Bishop of the diocese of Dunkeld for almost 32 years before his retirement on June 30th, 2012.  He was appointed to Dunkeld by St John Paul …

Scottish Bishops message to the priests and people of Dunkeld on the death of their Emeritus Bishop, Vincent Logan

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Following the death today (14 January 2021) of Bishop Emeritus Vincent Logan, the President of the Bishops’ Conference of Scotland, Bishop Hugh Gilbert has issued the following statement:   “It is with a heavy heart that we mourn the loss of Vincent Logan, the retired bishop of Dunkeld. The bishops of Scotland offer our deep condolences and the promise of our …

Death announced of Archbishop Philip Tartaglia

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On the Feast of St Mungo, first Bishop of Glasgow, the death has been announced of his 40th successor, Metropolitan Archbishop Philip Tartaglia. A spokesperson for the Diocese of Glasgow said, “Archbishop Tartaglia had tested positive for COVID-19 shortly after Christmas and was self-isolating at home.  The cause of death is not yet clear. “ Bishop Stephen Robson, Bishop of Dunkeld, has …