Pastoral Area News – 21/02/2021


Due to the current situation, our churches are closed with all Masses cancelled until further notice. Masses will be live-streamed from a number of parishes.

Live Streamed Services:

Fr Kingsley and Fr Peter are live-streaming Masses via St Margaret’s YouTube Channel with Exposition 30 mins beforehand. Masses will be streamed on Sunday @ 11:00 and Tuesday to Friday @ 11:00.

The Bishop’s Conference of Scotland has circulated a set of Stations of the Cross for use at home. The Stations of the Cross will be used by our priests each Tuesday, 30 mins before Mass.


St Joseph’s, Aberdeen is live-streaming Sunday Mass at 10:00.
Morning & Evening Prayer @ 08:00 and 18:00 respectively
Weekday masses – Tuesday and Thursday @ 19:00 and Wednesday @ 09:30.


Pluscarden Abbey are live-streaming their daily Mass and offices. Times are available on their website.

Designed for children but suitable for adults, Footsteps to the Cross Lenten Calendar provides a simple daily reflection, prayer or activity to help guide your journey towards Easter. Available to download:

Thinking about Diocesan Priesthood in 2021?  The RC Church in Scotland is now inviting enquiries from those considering applying for seminary.  For more information visit the Diocesan Website.

Check out the Diocesan Website for the latest information from across the diocese, catechesis videos from Bishop Hugh, news from the Bishop’s Conference and more. 

Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession). Please contact the priests who will make suitable arrangements within current guidelines.

Explore Weekly for Children will be published as normal in the usual righthand list.