Reminder: Pro-Life Mass This Wednesday

June 16, 2018

Please join us in praying for the pro-life cause this Wednesday 20th June evening. Mass will be celebrated by Bishop Toal.

The programme for the evening is: Eucharistic adoration 6-7 pm, Rosary 7 pm, Mass 7:30 pm. Followed by refreshments. Join us for as little or as much of the evening as you can.

Venue: Blessed John Duns Scotus RC Church, 270 Ballater Street, Gorbals, Glasgow, G5 0YT

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Celebrate Scotland Weekend

June 7, 2018

The weekend 8th-9th September, there will be a Celebrate event in Glasgow.

Celebrate is a Catholic Charismatic movement which hosts events for the family, aiming to inspire and strengthen faith.

The programme includes:

  • Inspired teaching from great speakers
  • Creative liturgy and Celebration of the Holy Mass
  • Excellent Children’s & Youth Ministry, led by experienced leaders
  • Time and space to encounter Christ’s healing touch in Adoration, Reconciliation and Prayer Ministry

For more details and to book a place, see the Celebrate website


Talk on Crisis Pregnancy Consulting

May 11, 2018

The Scottish Catholic Medical Association will be meeting tomorrow morning, Saturday 12th May, at Turnbull Hall in Glasgow University, and hosting a talk on crisis pregnancy consulting. The speaker will be Clare Bremner, who works with ARCH (Abortion Recovery Care and Helpline). Clare is an excellent speaker and well worth hearing. Pro-life students will also speak about their experience at the March for Life in Washington DC. Anyone is welcome to come to the meeting, no need to be a member to attend. Further details are on the poster below:


Annual Pro-Life Chain 28th April

April 18, 2018

Please join us on Saturday 28th April for the Annual Pro-Life Chain on Lothian Road, Edinburgh!

SPUC Scotland is organising this event. Transport may be available upon request. Please contact louise@spucscotland.org to enquire.

 


Mind, Medicine and Morals

April 2, 2018

The ethics of psychiatry and mental health care
5-7 July 2018, St Anne’s College, Oxford

An international conference on the ethics of psychiatry and mental health care, held by the Anscombe Bioethics Centre.

Speakers include Baroness Sheila Hollins (Former President of the Royal College of Psychiatrists), Paul Farmer CBE (Chief Executive of Mind), and Jonathan Herring (Professor of Law at Oxford University).

This conference will explore topics such as resource allocation and mental health, ethics of research in psychiatry, compulsory treatment of mental illness, assisted suicide for psychiatric reasons and the mental health effects of sexual abuse.

For more information or to book a place, see http://bioethics.org.uk/page/news_and_events/default

 


Dementia Day

March 20, 2018

As part of LENTfest, AGAP is hosting a day devoted to the positive impact of the arts upon those living with dementia. We’ll be going and hope to see you there!

Featuring imput from Alzheimer Scotland, Dr Treloar, Author of Dementia: Hope on a Difficult Journey, Sarah Metcalf, CEO for Playlist for Life; and a special screening of the short film ‘J. Costello‘ (2017) presented by the filmmakers Liam Hollywood and David C. Murphy.

When? Saturday 24th March, 10am -4 pm

Where? Our Lady & St George’s RC Church, Penilee

See poster below for booking details:

 

 


Rosary on the Coast Spiritual Preparations

March 19, 2018

The rosary on the coast is a day of pilgrimage and prayer for the re-flourishing of our faith, for the grace to build a culture of life and for true peace to reign in the hearts of all peoples & nations. The event is on Sunday 29th April at 3pm. We invite you to join us at Wemyss Bay- email gospeloflife@btinternet.com if you would like to be part of our group.

Today, the feast of St Joseph, begins 40 days of spiritual preparations for the rosary on the coast. Here is a link with suggestions of how to spiritually prepare: https://rcdop.org.uk/news/40-day-spiritual-preparation-countdown-to-the-rosary-on-the-coast-4