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Radio Alba – schedule for week beginning 31 Jan 2016.

0800 MP for this week is led by Brendan Gill with music by the St Mungo Singers
including The Celtic Invocation and Psalm 114: ‘I walk with you, my Lord. Each day
be at my side.’ Noel Donnelly is the harpist.
0815 MP for schools this week is led by pupils from St Andrew’s Sec, Carntyne:
‘God, our loving Father, at the beginning of the day we thank you for our families and our schools.
In this Jubilee Year of Mercy let us grow in generosity to each other and to all whom we meet.
We ask this through Christ our Lord. Amen.

This is Catholic Education Week so the Intercessions include:
‘In Catholic Education Week, we pray for everyone involved in education, young people, parents, and staff.
May we all enjoy this precious time and always be ready to use our knowledge
in bringing out the best in ourselves and others. Lord, hear us . . . . . . . . . . .

We pray for young people throughout the world who live in any kind of deprivation,
and who struggle for education.
we remember young people who are homeless or are refugees.
May they be given the courage, and the support that they need. Lord, hear us . . . . . . . . . . .

We thank God for the gift of education in faith, for all schools who are educating body, mind and soul
And especially at present our own Glasgow schools
Which enrich our lives And prepare us to play a full part in the wider community. Lord, hear us…
The 30 minute of prayer is repeated every 30 minutes until 11.30.

1200 SCO: articles from the Scottish Catholic Observer include Peter Kairney’s
reflection on the Christmas story and the ongoing debate about faith and reason

1215 How blest are those
1235 Music Selection
1300 Music Selection
1800 SCO: as above
1815 How blest are those
1835 Music Selection
1900 Music Selection

2000: Evening Prayer is led by Annette Caracchi with music by the St Mungo
Singers, and Psalm 26: ‘The Lord is my light, the Lord is my help.’

The Evening Prayer opens with the traditional hymn: ‘Before we end our day, O Lord.’’
The Blessing is one taken from ‘Night Prayer’: May the Almighty Lord grant us a peaceful night` and a perfect end. Amen.
2020: Magazine: Brendan Gill gives an account of the services at the St Mungo Festival and Annette Caracchi tells us about the schools taking part in the annual ‘Mungo’s Bairns.’
2049 Night Prayer
2100 vespers: as above
2118 Magazine: as above
2149 Night Prayer
2200 archive music programme

About Radio Alba

banner6 christian is sponsored by Glasgow Churches Together and by the music committee of the Archdiocese of Glasgow. We welcome contributions gladly and are particularly keen on promoting material from schools as we  continue to develop our service to the community.Shortly we will celebrate two years of providing Morning Prayers, School Morning Prayers, Evening and Night Prayers, prayers for those who mourn, prayers for peace, and a steady flow of news from such as the Scottish Catholic Observer, Life and Work, Sciaf, Open House, Flourish, Mary’s Meals, Vocation Justice, Justice and Peace Scotland, the Comboni Mission magazine, the Focolari, ‘The Light of the North,’ and others . . . .

Morning Prayer for parishes is at 8.00 daily and
Morning Prayer for Schools is at 8.15.
Any time left over until 8.30 is filled with short reflections or  music.

The 30 minutes Morning Prayer section is repeated every half hour until noon.
How Blest are Those: At Noon there is a short service for people praying for their dead.  This is repeated at 6.00 p.m.
Evening Hour at 8 p.m. Evening Prayer, followed by a short Magazine with news and reviews until 8.50 p.m. when we have a Night Prayer.
This hour long program is repeated from 9 p.m. to 10 p.m. christian  can be accessed

If you have a contribution to make then please get in touch through the website.

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