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The schedule for the week 28th August

8.00: Morning Prayer changes daily and is led this week Gerry Fitzpatrick, Hugh Kelly, Stephen Eric Smyth, and Joe Docherty. Music by The St Mungo Singers with cantors Grace Buckley and Noel Donnelly, organist Jane McKenna, and harpist Noel Donnelly.
8.15: Morning Prayer for young people is led by Kyle with music by Catriona Glen.
Canon Bob Hill comments on the Gospel passage in St Luke chap 14, verses 1, and 7 – 14.
Prayer for the sick and for nurses is led by Anne Marie Boyle and Marie McNeil

This 30 minute programme repeats every half hour until 12.00.
At Noon the Scottish Catholic Observer gives us 15 minutes of news.
and at 12.15 there is a little service for those who are bereaved.
At 12.30 the archive takes over until 6.00 when the session from 12.00 to 12.30 is repeated.
Evening Hour 20.00 – 21.00 and 21.00 – 22.00
20.00: Evening Prayer : led by Joe Docherty with the St Mungo Singers and Night Fever; with cantors Grace Buckley and Catriona Glen
20.22: Magazine : ‘Let’s make Olympic Dreams come true’ by Fr Rafael in the Scottish Catholic Observer and read by Jean. John Newton and Michael J Robinson of ‘Aid to the Church in Need’ give an update on how the Church n Nigeria is suffering from Boko Haram. From ‘The Light of the North’ Gerry Fitzpatrick gives Peter Hammond’s account of an unusual pilgrimage and a unique historic figure: Hermannus Contractus
Night Prayer is led by Joe Docherty

About Radio Alba

banner6 christian is sponsored by Glasgow Churches Together, by the music committee of the Archdiocese of Glasgow, and by ACTS. 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 three 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 Little Sisters of the Poor, ‘The Light of the North,’ ‘Africa’ Magazine and many others . . . .

  • Morning Prayer for parishes is at 8.00 daily and Morning Prayer for Schools is at 8.15. (lasts between 5 and 9 minutes usually)
  • 5 minute scripture reflection
  • 5 minute prayer for Peace, or the sick, or an interfaith prayer
  • The 30 minutes Morning Prayer section is repeated every half hour until noon.

How Blest are Those: At Noon there is a 15 minute news section from the Scottish Catholic Observer, then at 12.15 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.

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