Pastoral Area News – 17/01/2021


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, Tuesday to Friday @ 11:00.


  • 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 is live-streaming their daily Mass and offices. Times are available on their website.


Please remember in your prayers the repose of the souls of Archbishop Philip Tartaglia (Archdiocese of Glasgow) and Bishop Emeritus Vincent Logan (Diocese of Dunkeld) who died in the last week, may they rest in peace.

Registration for schools and nurseries
will take place online from 18th-29th January. St Peter’s R.C. Primary is the zoned school for R.C. pupils residing within the Buckie area. Please note that Baptismal certificates are required when enrolling. For information regarding the school please contact or contact the school directly on 01542 831339.


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.


Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession) remains available to anyone who may need it. 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.