St Albert’s Catholic Chaplaincy  
23 -24 George Square, Edinburgh

Coronavirus: Temporary Arrangements

Mass Times

The Chapel

  • All our Masses are public now but to attend Mass please book on Eventbrite (see how). The gate will be opened 15 mins before each Mass, but will be closed when all those who are expected have arrived and Mass has started. We are sorry that, because of the need for infection control, only those who are attending Mass may enter the Chapel.

Confessions

Online Spiritual Resources

 

Welcome to St Albert’s, Edinburgh

We are a Catholic Chaplaincy welcoming University students, staff and others, located in George Square in the centre of Edinburgh. Our Chapel is located to the rear of 23-24 George Square and is accessed from the George Square Lane, which runs behind the houses. The Chapel is open during the daytime.

What we do

The Catholic Chaplaincy hosts activities and events for those who come as well as religious services. It is home to the Catholic Students’ Union which runs a series of events each week in term (see Facebook).

Resources

Resources

Caravaggio's Crowning with Thorns in Prato

The artist uses light and shadow to draw attention to the central figure of Christ and in particular,  to his bare right shoulder and arm and his upturned face.  Nothing is known about the commission.  The painting  only came to

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News

News

PARISH DAY OF RECOLLECTION FOR ADVENT

Fr John Farrell OP will lead an online  Day of Recollection on Saturday 5th December,  focusing on Advent themes in the writings of St Catherine of Siena.   There will be two talks which will be given via Zoom.  

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Events

Events

NEXT BOOK GROUP MEETING

The next online meeting of the Parish Book Group is on Thursday 10th December at 7.30pm when The Redemption of Alexander Seatton by Shona Mclean (416 pages) will be discussed. For further details please contact stevenpmale@gmail.com.

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Attending Mass at St Albert's

Attending Mass at St Albert's

TO ATTEND MASS AT ST ALBERT’S, OR ONE OF OUR MASSES AT ST COLUMBA’S, WE ASK THAT YOU BOOK ON EVENTBRITE. PLEASE NOTE THAT IF YOU ARRIVE LATE AT ST ALBERT’S AND/OR WITHOUT HAVING BOOKED THE GATE WILL BE CLOSED.

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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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