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Mass Times

SUNDAY 11.30 am

Weekday Masses

MON 9am 

WED 7.30pm

 FRI 9am

SAT 12 noon 

Holydays of Obligation  9.30am

Liturgy of the Word with Holy Communion

TUES &  THURS 9am (side chapel)

For this week’s Mass  visit the Mass Times page.

View a video on the meaning of the Sacrament of the Eucharist.

How do you receive communion reverently?

 Family and Celebration Services


Several times during the year, special Family Services take place on selected Sundays.
Children are particularly encouraged to take a leading role in the readings, offertory procession and bidding prayers.

 

Reconciliation

Saturday 11.15-11.45 am

Rembrandt's prodigal son

 

Preparation for the Sacraments

Sacraments are celebrations of the faith of the Christian community and ideally should be prepared for with the assistance of the community and celebrated in the presence of the community.

 

Baptism Preparation

For baptism, there is the team that oversees the Baptismal Preparation Courses for  parents seeking baptism for their children. View video on the meaning of Baptism.

 

 

Reconciliation, Confirmation  and Eucharist

For Reconciliation, Confirmation  and Eucharist, there is the team that assists parents in the  gradual initiation of their children into full communion with the Catholic Church through the Christian Initiation of Children (CIC).

View Bishop Robert Barron’s video on the Real Presence of Christ in the Eucharist.

 

First Confession and First Holy Communion

A preparation course for the Sacraments of First Confession and First Holy Communion for children attending non-Catholic schools will commence in October after 9.30am on Sundays at St Columba’s Church. Interested parents please contact
Sr Karin at sister@stcolumbasrcedinburgh.org.uk

 

RCIA: Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults


For adults who wish to know more about the Catholic Faith and be prepared for the  reception of the sacraments of initiation, there is the RCIA team of catechists.

Marriage

Weddings by arrangement with the parish priest.
77falconave@gmail.com

For marriage preparation, there is Prepare/Enrich at Gillis Centre and the team of   marriage catechists which collaborate in the preparation of engaged couples.  Sometimes this is often held in the parish.  View a video on the meaning of the Sacrament of Marriage.

 

Anointing of the Sick

This sacrament is available for any who are in danger of death by reason of illness or age or who are due to undergo surgery. The parish  has two Masses for the Sick each year. Also  by arrangement with the parish priest;
0131 447 2502
77falconave@gmail.com

Holy Orders

Information is available from Fr Paul Kelly (01506 84215 ) for the Diaconate and Fr Michael John Galbraith (01334 472856)  for the Priesthood, or the Parish Priest.  Visit Priests for Scotland.

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