Monthly Archive: May 2016

May 29

Day For Life – A Letter from Bishop Stephen Robson of Dunkeld

In his beautiful Letter to Artists just before the Great Jubilee of 2000, Saint John Paul spoke of ‘wonder and indeed awe being the only appropriate attitude’ to have before the wonder of creation and especially before the wonder of the human person, the pinnacle of God’s creation. Created in God’s image and likeness, and having inestimable value …

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May 15

Our Lady in May – Stratherrick

  Saturday 14th May dawned brightly – a perfect day for the Deanery Devotional Day to Our Lady in May, enhanced, as always, by the wonderful scenery at Stratherrick. The pilgrims gathered between 10.00 and 10.30am for tea / coffee and biscuits, after which the day commenced in the church with Marian hymns, readings and prayers. The …

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May 08

Deanery Pilgrimage to Stratherrick

  On Saturday 14th May 2016 there will be a Highland (St. Joseph) Deanery Pilgrimage in honour of Our Lady of May at the church of the Immaculate Conception in Stratherrick. The day will commence at 10.00am for 10.30am and conclude at 5.00pm.  It will be led by Fr James Bell and will include Holy …

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May 08

Pluscarden Pentecost Lectures 2016 – ‘Newman on Vatican II’

  Lecture 1: Tuesday 17th May at 3.00 pm  “Newman and the Hermeneutic of Reform in Continuity”   Lecture 2:  Wednesday 18th May at 10.30 am  “Newman’s Theology of Councils”   Lecture 3:  Wednesday 18th May at 3.00 pm Newman and the Ecclesiology of Vatican II   Lecture 4:  Thursday 19th May at 10.30 am  “Newman …

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May 01

The Pope’s Prayer Network – Intentions for May 2016

  May Prayer Intentions   Morning offering “Dear Jesus, I offer you all the prayers and works, joys and sufferings of the day ahead, together with the intercession of Mary our mother.  I offer them all for the intentions of your heart, united with every holy Mass offered around the world today.  I offer my prayers …

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