There will be a Parish Assembly at 7pm on 22nd October in the Garden Room. The usual box for suggestions is in the Garden Room near the noticeboard. You can also email or talk to Fr John about ideas and concerns.
The next meeting of the Parish Book Group is Thursday 25th October 2018, at 7.30pm, The Library, 24 George Square, when the group will be discussing: The Leopard by Giuseppe Tomasi Di Lampedusa (319 Pages). New members are always welcome and those who may only wish to discuss the book under review. For further details please contact Steven Male by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Everyone is warmly invited to a prayer vigil for the care of Christians in Bethlehem on Saturday November 3rd at 6pm in the Chapel. The Vigil, which will last about an hour, will comprise a series of readings followed by silence for reflection and prayer. Refreshments will then be available. On Sunday November 4th, Joe McNally of the Bethlehem Care and Hospice Trust will speak after the 12 o’clock Mass about his work in support of the care of elderly people and those terminally ill in Bethlehem. Joe will also be available to talk informally to parishioners over coffee in the Garden Room after the 9 and 10 o’clock Masses.
On Monday 12th November at 7pm in the Garden Room. Jean Findlay, biographer of C.K. Scott Moncrieff, will give a talk entitled: “Remembrance of things Proustian.” This talk is free and open to all. Access is from George Square Lane.
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.