Chris Doig is a seminarian for the Diocese of Aberdeen. He has visited our parish on several occasions. Below, he reflects on the devotion to the Most Precious Blood of Jesus.
Today, in Scotland, we celebrate this wonderful solemnity.
The dioceses of Scotland, England and Wales are participating in a Rosary Rally on 31st May 2020.
Feast of St Mark: 24th April St Mark did not write his Gospel as an eye witness of Jesus’s ministry but it is believed that St Peter was his primary source of information. Peter himself refers to St Mark as his son (1 Peter 5:13).Papias the Bishop of Hierapolis (modern day Turkey), who lived 60– 130 AD … [Read more…]
St John 3:31-36 St John the Baptist discusses with his own disciples the difference between himself and Jesus and their ministries. The origin of Jesus is divine, from above and John from below, earthly. St John the Baptist recognises that although his ministry is significant, it must now give way to the saving mission of … [Read more…]
St Bernadette Soubirous Bernadette was born on the 7th of January 1844 to a poor family in Lourdes, France. On the 11th of February 1858 while collecting scraps of wood on the bank of the river Gave at Massabielle near Lourdes, she received a vision from Our Blessed Lady. # She continued to receive these … [Read more…]