Bhileag 4th March 2018

Stations of the Cross: an important devotion in Lent is to pray the Stations of the Cross. Sadly today on the 3rd  Sunday of Lent there will be NO Stations of the Cross as there is Mass on Vatersay at 4pm.

There will be Stations of the Cross through the week- immediately after morning Mass on Thursday in Northbay and on Friday in Vatersay. Also there will be Stations of the Cross at 7.30pm on Wednesday after the evening Mass in Craigston.

Recent Deaths: we pray for the soul of FLORA DYNES  (Florag a geraich) who peacefully died in St. Brendan’s Home on Friday 2nd March at the age of 90. Flora was from Eriskay and her remains will be taken over for a Requiem Mass on Tuesday 6th March at 11am in St. Michaels on Eriskay.

We pray for the soul of NEIL CAMPBELL (Niall Dhunnachaidh of Vatersay) who died in a Home in London, Neil had lived there for many years and he passed away on Friday 2nd March at the age of 80. It is hoped that one day Neil’s remains will be laid to rest on Vatersay.

We also pray for the repose of the soul of DONALD ALEXANDER MACKINNON (Domhnall Alec Nialltaidh of Eoligarry). Domhnall had lived for many years down in Bognor Regis on the Sussex Coast and he peacefully passed away on the 23rd February at the age of 93- his requiem will take place down in England.

Eternal rest grant unto them O Lord and let perpetual light shone upon them. May they rest in peace. Amen.

SCIAF Collection: next Sunday is the 4th Sunday of Lent and we focus our thoughts and prayers on the work of SCIAF- we will take up a special collection for SCIAF next Sunday.

SCIAF Wee Boxes: As part of a Lenten journey of Almsgiving, we help to support our Scottish Catholic charity of SCIAF. Please pick up a “Wee Box” and take it home with you.

Rosary:  an important prayer to say during Lent is the Rosary and of course there is special focus on the Sorrowful mysteries of the Rosary.

World Day of Prayer: Thank you to everyone who came along and helped and also thanks to those who helped prepare the refreshments in Hall. Moran Taing!

BBC ALBA: keep an eye out for the programme Trusadh- Traisg is CàisgThe Season of Lent”. A lovely Gaelic programme on the meaning of Lent from the catholic parishes of the islands.

Chrism Mass: will be on Wednesday 21st March at 7pm in St. Columba’s Cathedral in Oban. Bishop Brian invites all parishioners from around the diocese to come along to this important Mass.

4 thoughts on “Bhileag 4th March 2018

  1. The writer’s title is Loreta Quarterman however she doesn’t really like getting called like that. Her spouse and her selected to reside in New Jersey but her husband needs them to transfer. The beloved pastime for my children and me is kayaking and now I’m trying to earn funds with it. Managing individuals has been his occupation for some time and his salary has been genuinely fulfilling.

  2. Nice to meet you, my identify is Brendan but I don’t like when people use my complete title. Texas is his birth location but he needs to move due to the truth of his family associates. Managing folks has been his job for some time and his wage has been seriously fulfilling. The point he adores most is to foundation jump but he’s thinking on starting up a issue new.

  3. Whats Taking place i am new to this, I stumbled upon this I’ve found It absolutely useful and it has aided me out loads. I’m hoping to contribute & assist other users like its aided me. Great job.

  4. First of all I want to say terrific blog! I had a quick question which I’d like to ask if you do not mind. I was curious to know how you center yourself and clear your head before writing. I’ve had a difficult time clearing my thoughts in getting my ideas out there. I do enjoy writing but it just seems like the first 10 to 15 minutes are generally wasted simply just trying to figure out how to begin. Any suggestions or tips? Thank you!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

I accept that my given data and my IP address is sent to a server in the USA only for the purpose of spam prevention through the Akismet program.More information on Akismet and GDPR.