Dear Parishioners of St Peter’s and of St Mary’s
Fr Tad has served you diligently for 7 years. He has now been asked by me to take on a new mission in Aberdeen. He will therefore be leaving you at the end of January. I know you will want to join me in thanking him warmly for all he has been and done for you over these years. I also want to join him in thanking you for all the support you have given him during that time. It has been a good partnership.
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The roof of St Ninian’s, Tynet sadly has been damaged due to the high winds…
Thanks to some tree surgeons and a roofer, the tree has been removed and the chapel is now watertight.
Continue reading “Storm Deirdre Strike!”
Please take note that the Advent Talks at St Peter’s have been cancelled.
Apologies for any inconvenience
Our religious traditions are diverse. But our differences are not the cause of conflict and dispute, or a cold distance between us… We believe and hope in a fraternal world. We desire that men and women of different religions may everywhere gather and promote harmony… Our future consists in living together. (Pope Francis, Assisi Sept. 2016) Continue reading “Scottish Interfaith Week – 11-18 November 2018”
World Mission Sunday 2018
Dear brothers and sisters,
The average age of people in the world today is about 28. It follows that most of the one and a quarter billion members of the Catholic Church are young. That is even more striking when we look at the Church in Africa where the average age of Catholics is 19 and in Asia it is 24. Continue reading “World Mission Sunday 2018”
THE EVIL OF HUMAN TRAFFICKING – MODERN SLAVERY
As you know, the Annual Day for Life falls on the Feast of the Visitation of our Lady, 31st May, which this year occurs on a Thursday. So that the whole Catholic Community can participate in this important annual reminder of the dignity and sacredness of human life, the Bishops of Scotland ask you to celebrate it in your parishes on a free Sunday as near as possible to this date.
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In 2017, St Peter’s Church, Buckie made an application to the Listed Places of Worship: Roof Repair Fund and was fortunate to be one of the successful, out of the 1500 applications received by them in that year.
A Grant was awarded to enable the slates to be replaced on the Sanctuary Roof, and repairs to be carried out to the slates and the rain water goods on the North and South elevations of the Church.