About Radio Alba

Radio Alba is a Christian internet radio station and is sponsored by Glasgow Churches Together, by the music committee of the Archdiocese of Glasgow, and by ACTS.

We gladly welcome contributions and are particularly keen on promoting material from schools as we continue to develop our service to the community. We have already celebrated five years of providing a range of Christian content – 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, Medicines sens Frontieres, the Sailor’s Society and many others . . .

There are various ways to listen to Radio Alba. You can listen on your PC simply click the “Play Radio Alba” in the left hand menu and click on the button to listen.

You can also listen on your iPad, iPhone or other smart phones with a web browser. Simply enter www.radioalba.org domain into your smartphone or iPads browser.

When the website appears simply click on the “Play Radio Alba” link and click on the play to start playing.

There are a number of applications you can download to play Internet radio from Google store or the  Apple Apps store. Simply go to the appropriate store and search for Internet Radio Players.

Schedule for 9th Feb 2020:

The morning hour at 7.00 o’clock is repeated every 60 minutes until 12 noon.

07.00: Morning Prayer daily this week is led by Mary Bradley, Stephen Eric Smyth, John Carroll, Gerry Fitzpatrick, Pat Graham SND and Donald MacInnes. Music by The St Mungo Singers with cantors Grace Buckley and Noel Donnelly, organist Jane McKenna, and harpist Noel Donnelly.
7.15: Morning Prayer for school is led today by Our Lady of the Rosary Primary.
7.21: Canon Bob Hill reflects on the passage for next Sunday’s Gospel taken from Matthew 5 17-37
and we hear short introductions to the daily readings from the Lectionary
7.26: and LIz Adam leads us in praying for the confused and bewildered (with Ps 25 sung by Catriona Glen).
7.30: in our magazine: Tom Magill with an insight into Candlemas; Liz Adam on the latest from Colin Plenderleith’s ‘The Heart of Jesus;’ the Year of the Word event at Westminster Archdiocese; a Letter from Amazonia to the UK Government; the Trump Peace Plan; and last week’s terrorist attack in London..

Lunch half hour: 12:00 – 12:30

12.00: News from the Scottish Catholic Observer

12.15: ‘How blest are they’ – praying with the bereaved

12.35: archive music


18.00:  News from the Scottish Catholic Observer as above.

18.15: How blest are they’ – praying with the bereaved

18.35: archive music

Evening Hour 20:00 – 22:00

The evening hour at 20.00 is repeated at 21.00 and 22.00

20.00Evening Prayers this week are led by Gerry Fitzpatrick,  Clare McDonald, Jean Swinbank and Gerry Fitzpatrick with music by the St Mungo Singers, Cantors Grace Buckley and Catriona Glen, harpist Noel Donnelly, and organists Jane McKenna and Jacqueline Barrett

20.20: Magazine – Candlemas; ‘The Heart of Jesus; The Year of the Word; a letter from Amazonia; the Trump ‘Peace Plan’; and the terrorist attack in London.

Night Prayers  20:50 

20.50: Daily Night Prayers

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Canon Hill Reflection

by Radio Alba | Canon Hill Reflection

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Schools Morning Prayer

by Radio Alba | Schools Prayer