You have come to the website of St Andrew’s Parish, a Roman Catholic faith community in the West of Edinburgh. Mass times are given below and visitors are most welcome.
News and announcements will appear further down the page. Older material is at the bottom and in the monthly archives to the side. The other pages on this site contain information about the parish, both now and in the past.
Sunday AM: at 10:30
Tuesday AM 09:30
Friday AM 09:30
2nd Sat month 10:00 AM (plus confessions)
Holidays of Obligation: Refer to newsletter either paper or online
Has been uploaded to the usual page (current newsletter) or at this link. We’re experimenting with a new PDF preview tool so all 8 (!) pages can be viewed in all their glory on screen without consuming any trees though you can also print Website Admin
Thank you to all who have contributed towards a final donation to Fr Nicklas Maria. After collating all amounts given via Jessie’s box, bank transfer and the proceeds from the BBQ, I am pleased to tell you that we have now made a donation to Fr Nicklas Maria of £3,100. Thank you all for your generosity, such an amount will make a significant difference in his parish in Russia. Please remember to vote for our new parish project to take effect from January. Voting forms can be found at the back of the Church and completed forms can be posted in the box marked in the Parish Rooms. The forms will be reviewed and the votes counted after today.
The new newsletter format has started this Sun. It’s a bit longer than previously (now about 8 pages!) and covers both St Andrews and the Cathedral. I’ve pasted some of the most important topics that people need to find on a website. You are encouraged to download the full newsletter as a PDF from the usual part of the website
As you will recall, Fr Nicklas Maria was nominated as our ‘Parish Project’ at the beginning of 2016 for a period of 3 years. Now that the 3 years is almost at an end, we would like you, the parish, to vote again so that we can determine our parish project for the next 3 years beginning in January 2020. Forms are now available at the back of the Church which include some suggestions as well as a space if you would like to nominate another beneficiary not already put forward. Completed forms can be posted into the box marked ‘Parish Project Nominations’ on the sideboard in the Parish Rooms. It is planned that forms will then be reviewed and votes counted after 15th December and the new parish project announced at the end of the year. In the meantime, if you would like to make a final contribution towards a last donation to Fr Nicklas at the beginning of December, please do so before the end of this month. You can give either by putting a cash donation into ‘Jessie’s Box’ at the back of the church, or by making a bank transfer to the parish bank account including the word ‘project’ in the payment reference. If you need any further details on how to do this, please email Caroline Reid on firstname.lastname@example.org.
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