First Communions at Arbroath and Monifieth

Press releases

Trinity Sunday saw the celebration of First Holy Communion for children from St Bride’s, Monifieth and St Thomas’, Arbroath. Fr Michael Carrie, reminded the boys and girls, that it was important to remember that the best gift that they would receive that day, was the gift of Jesus, in Holy Communion. Photos by Eddie Mahoney

Treaty for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons

Press releases

Dear Secretary of State, As you are aware, the Treaty for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons opened for signature at the UN on 20 September 2017. Once ratified, this treaty will make the possession use and threat of use of nuclear weapons illegal under international law. We believe in the dignity and right to life of every human being and …

Bishop Schneider visits Dundee

Press releases

Bishop Schneider, currently Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Astana Kazakhstan, visited the Archdiocese of Glasgow and Dunkeld Diocese to celebrate Mass for the Latin Mass community. He celebrated Mass in the Diocese on Wednesday, 23rd May, 2018 in the evening. Prior to the Mass he gave a spiritual conference. Photos by Eddie Mahoney

New Safeguarding Manual comes into force

Pastoral Letter

My Dear People, I write, on behalf of all the Bishops of Scotland, to draw your attention to the publication of our Church’s new Safeguarding materials which come into force on 21st May 2018. These include ‘In God’s Image’, the document which offers comprehensive guidance and instruction on every aspect of Safeguarding, including compliance with new Safeguarding standards. This has …

May Procession in Dundee

Our Lady, Prayer, Press releases

  Bishop Stephen crowns the statue of Our Lady at St Andrew’s Cathedral, Dundee During Rosary and Benediction at St Andrew’s Cathedral, Dundee, Bishop Stephen Robson blessed four Pilgrim Statues of Our Lady of Fatima which will be taken to deaneries across the diocese where they will be received into the homes of families, who will keep them for a …

St Mungo’s PS – SCIAF Campaign

Mission work

St Mungo’s, Aloa, 6/7 class successfully planned and led a fundraising campaign for SCIAF during Lent. They were slightly concerned that they would not be as successful as previous years as Ash Wednesday fell in our February half term and then the snow came and interrupted their initial activities. All that aside, they still managed to reschedule and change events …

Sid Grant receives Benemerenti Medal

Papal Medal, Parish News

On Tuesday 7th May, in St James’, Kinross, a Mass of Thanksgiving was celebrated by Bishop Stephen Robson and priests of the Diocese of Dunkeld for the presentation of the Benemerenti award to Mr. Sid Grant. Sid and his wife Maureen have been stalwarts of the parish since they moved to Kinross back in May of 1972. They were joined …