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

Divine Office and Mass times

Sunday

  • 08.30-Morning Prayer
  • 09.00-Mass
  • 10.00-Mass
  • 12.00-Mass
  • 17.30-Evening Prayer
  • 19.15-Mass (term time only)

Monday to Friday

  • 08.00-Morning Prayer
  • 13.15-Mass (term time)
  • 17.15-Mass followed by Evening Prayer

Saturday

  • 08.30-Morning Prayer
  • 12.00-Mass

Holydays of Obligation

  • 13.15-Mass
  • 17.15-Mass
  • 19.15-Mass (term time only)

Confessions

  • Wednesdays during term time after 13.15 Mass (until 14.00)
  • Or by appointment – see contact page

Eucharistic Exposition

  • After 13.15 Mass on Wednesdays and from 18.45 until 19.15 Mass during term time

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).

News

News

GUERCINO'S RETURN OF THE PRODIGAL SON OF 1619

“Return of the Prodigal Son”, Guercino, 1619, Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna.   When Guercino (1591 -1666) painted this image for the Papal Legate to Ferrara, Cardinal Giacomo Serra, he was only 28.  Perhaps, he identified with the subject, as he returns

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Events

Events

NEXT NEWMAN MEETING

Professor Sir Tom Devine OBE FRSE FBA, historian and author, speaks on “Different Lives in History: the Catholic Irish in Scotland and the USA” on Tuesday 24th September 2019 7.30-9.30pm.  All are warmly invited to attend at Mayfield Salisbury Church 18,

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CATHOLICISM SERIES

CATHOLICISM SERIES

Starting this coming Tuesday, 17th September, in the Garden Room, we will show episodes of the Catholicism TV series by Bishop Robert Barron. Each episode lasts one hour, and it will be followed by an opportunity for discussion with tea

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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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