Aid to Church in need

Politicians must act now to stop a cycle of massacres in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) – according to a bishop urgently seeking an end to the crisis. In a message sent to Aid to the Church in Need following the killing of civilians in north-eastern DRC, Bishop Melchisédech Sikuli Paluku of Butembo-Beni slammed … [Read more…]

Make your voice heard

Dear SPUC supporter, Online briefing sessions to help you respond to the consultation on DIY abortions  SPUC is working in collaboration with Christian Concern and other pro-life groups to present two online briefing sessions for supporters in England. The briefing sessions will help you to respond to the consultation from the Department of Health and … [Read more…]

E bulletin (10/1/21)

                                            Feast of the Baptism of the Lord:  10th January 2021   St Thomas the Apostle: Collections:               St John the Evangelist: Collections First GA £105.00    NGA:    £216.42                   First GA £183.00        NGA:      £338.84 Monthly Standing Orders: £1,677.                     … [Read more…]

Marriage Preparation Course 2021

We are very pleased to announce dates for Marriage preparation courses in 2021. These courses will take place over two evenings (to best comply with COVID protocols) on Wednesdays from 7.00pm until 8.30pm with at least one course offered in each Deanery (dates and locations below). Couples should attend both evenings.   Places are available for a minimum of 10 couples on … [Read more…]

Right to Life

Urgent – Make your submission to the consultation on ‘DIY’ home abortion The Scottish Government’s consultation on whether to make the current temporary arrangement allowing ‘DIY’ home abortions to take place in Scotland permanent closes at 11:59 pm on January 5, 2020. It is vital that as many people as possible make a submission to … [Read more…]

E-bulletin Fourth Sunday of Advent Year B

St Thomas the Apostle: Collections:               St John the Evangelist: Collections First GA £85.00     NGA:    £478.36                   First GA £824.00        NGA:      £782.66 Monthly Standing Orders: £1,677.                  Monthly Standing Orders:      £2,823. Building Fund GA £155.00                                 Education GA:                            £5.00 Building Fund NGA £21.50                                Building Fund GA                      £29.00 St Anthony’s Box £28.00                                   St Anthony’s Box                       £40.27                                                                   Rorate Masses … [Read more…]

Right to life

Act now and ask your MP to oppose introducing assisted suicide   The assisted suicide lobby have launched a large campaign to put pressure on the Government to reconsider the legalisation of assisted suicide. It is vital that it is clear to the Government that the public want them to continue to hold strong against … [Read more…]

Christmas 2020 Mass times

CHRISTMAS MASS TIMES: St Thomas Neilston As Christmas is approaching, we know that the most important part of our celebrations is attending Holy Mass. Given the current restrictions, it won’t be possible to fill our church in the way we normally do. We will do all that we can to allow as many people as … [Read more…]

E-bulletin 3rd Sunday of Advent Year B

St Thomas the Apostle: Collections:               St John the Evangelist: Collections First GA £35     NGA: £146.66                           First GA £329        NGA:              £604.60 Monthly Standing Orders: £1,677.                  Monthly Standing Orders:        £2,823. Education GA: £20.00                                         Education GA:                             £20.00 Building Fund GA £190.00                                 St Anthony’s Box                        £2.50 Building Fund NGA £68.25                                 Building Fund GA                       £157.00 St Anthony’s Box £50.55                                    Building … [Read more…]

E-Bulletin (2nd Sunday of Advent – Year B)

St Thomas the Apostle: Collections:               St John the Evangelist: Collections First GA £170     NGA: £146.65                         First GA £153.00         NGA:       £295.79 Monthly Standing Orders: £1,677.                  Monthly Standing Orders:        £2,823. Education GA: £11.00                                           Education GA:                             £10.00 … [Read more…]