News & Events

CSU CAROL CONCERT

November 11th 2017

The Choir of the CSU hold their annual Carol Service on Saturday 2nd December at 7pm followed by mulled wine and mince pies in the Garden Room. All welcome. Donations to St Catharine’s Homelessness Project.

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IRIS’S YEAR IN CAMBODIA

October 13th 2017

Iris Callan is now at Honour Village School, just outside Siem Reep in Cambodia, where she will be working as a teacher for the coming year and would like to say a HUGE ‘thank you’ to all the people in

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DOORS OPEN DAY

September 23rd 2017

About 450 people came to visit the Chapel last Saturday and Sunday.   Many thanks to our volunteers who were there to welcome people:  Sharon, Benedicta, Trevor, Anne, Louisa, Phil, Helen and Mary.

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MASS TIMES

September 2nd 2017

The 7.15pm Sunday Mass resumes on 10th September and the 1.15pm Mass Monday to Friday on Friday 15th September.

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PARISH PILGRIMAGE TO THE HOLY LAND

August 12th 2017

There is still room for a few more to join the pilgrimage. There is a poster with details on the noticeboard and at the back of the Chapel.  If you have already indicated an interest in joining the pilgrimage, you

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SANCTUARY WALK FOR REFUGEES: THANKS FOR YOUR SUPPORT

June 10th 2017

Many thanks for all your support. So our Chaplaincy group have raised £2,567.18. Over all the figure raised is £8,709.25 which will be matched by the University of Edinburgh’s Scholarship Fund. This is a great result, but actually doing the

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CRUMBLE

May 19th 2017

Congratulations to our student, Theo Shack, who is editor-in-chief of a newly-launched architecture magazine called “Crumble” It is beautifully designed and RISO-printed using blue, red and yellow. It is beautifully illustrated too and may in time become a collector’s item.

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A HOME FOR BUTTERFLIES

April 25th 2017

We have just planted yellow rock roses on our roof!  This is all part of the “The Square Meter for Butterflies” project which seeks to establish a network of green roofs in the city to offer new homes to Edinburgh’s

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WALKING THE CAMINO FOR ST CATHARINE’S

April 21st 2017

Frances Byatt-Smith,  who is on the left in this recent  picture taken with Sr Aelred, will be walking the Camino next month to raise funds for St Catharine’s Homeless Project.  Full details of how you can sponsor her are on

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DONATIONS AT THE SCREENING OF “I, DANIEL BLAKE”

April 8th 2017

Many thanks to all who made donations to St Catharine’s Homelessness Project at the  showing of “I,Daniel Blake”  last Sunday.  We raised £276.60 for the Project.  This figure includes £39.10 raised by our female students who organised a “clothes Swap”.

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Edinburgh Catholic Chaplaincy

The Catholic Chaplaincy serves the students and staff of the University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh Napier University and Queen Margaret University.

The Catholic Chaplaincy is also a parish of the Archdiocese of St Andrews and Edinburgh (the Parish of St Albert the Great) and all Catholic students and staff are automatically members of this parish.

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