“Being Human in an age of Artificial Intelligence”

Professor John Wyatt will give a Public Lecture on Monday 4th February at 7.00pm, on “Being Human in an age of Artificial Intelligence” at the James Watt Centre on the Edinburgh Campus of Herriot Watt University. Refreshments will be served from 6.00pm. Registration via Eventbrite by 31st January Ruth.Duncan or call 0131 451 4508

Stay at Nunraw Abbey

The Cistercian Monks of Nunraw Abbey have now opened a part of the Monastery as their new guest house. They can be contacted by telephone on 01620 830 223 between the hours of 9.00 to 11.00 am and 2:30 to 4:30 pm. Please note that there is now a tariff for guests which is set at commercial rates.

Parish Registration Forms

If you have recently moved into the area, or started attending Mass at St. Andrew’s Ravelston, we would be grateful if you could fill in the following form and hand it in to Fr. Jamie or to the Parish Office at 61 York Place. With many thanks in advance for your generosity of spirit.

Have you been Confirmed?

For many and various reasons, sometimes people never actually get confirmed. If you are an adult who has never been confirmed, the Cathedral will be running a course for you during Lent this year with a view to Confirmation at the Easter Vigil on 20th April. Meetings will take place on Monday nights at 7pm in the Cathedral House. To register, e-mail: cathedralhouse.

The Cathedral Young Adults Group – New Year begins 22nd January

After a Christmas break, the Young Adults’ Group will resume on Tuesday 22nd of January. We are beginning a new series of discussions focusing on the saints of the modern world. The first talk will be titled, “Do Not Be Afraid to Be Saints: The Call to Holiness in the Twenty-First Century” and will take place at 7pm in Cathedral Café. All adults aged 18-35 very welcome!

St. Andrew’s Burn’s Supper – 1st February

The Parish Social Committee are holding a Burns Supper in the Parish rooms on Friday 1st February at 7pm. It will be a wonderful occasion for us to celebrate the Bard and to socialize with one another. The cost is a very reasonable £15 (including supper) with any profits to the Parish project. Tickets are available from Geraldine Rooney or Marie McQuillan after Mass. Please put the date in your diaries!

Rota for Next Sunday – 20th January

Role Person
Readers Gerry McCloskey, Nancy McDermott
Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion Fergus Christie, Philip Dorrian, Anna Fraser
Bidding Prayers Fey Family
Passkeeper Fergus Christie
Flowers Teresa Howison
Tea/Coffee Gillian Alexander & Caroline Reid
Cash Counting Karla Castro & Sergio Puente

If you are unable to take your turn, please swap with another team member. Extraordinary Ministers: we need only the 1st and 2nd named, if 2 priests concelebrate the Mass.

Mass Days, Times, Holy Days & Mass Intentions

Day Time Holy Day Mass Intention
Sunday 13th 10:30 NA Cleave Christie (RIP)
Sunday 13th 12 noon Extraordinary Form NA
Friday 18th 09:30 NA Marina La Greca (RIP)