About Radio Alba

Radioalba.org 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.We have already celebrated 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, Medicines sens Frontieres, the Sailor’s Society and many others . . .

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This Weeks Schedule

Radioalba.org  christian is an ecumenical,  internet-based radio which promotes prayer and news of good things happening in the churches and among  people of faith.

Services for the week of the 25th March 2018.


Morning half hour repeated every 30 minutes until noon.

8.00: Morning Prayers for Holy Week are led by Jean Swinbank, Netta Ewing and Joe Docherty

with music by theSt Mungo Singers, harpist Noel Donnelly and organist Jane McKenna.

8.15:Morning Prayer for young people this morning is led by Catriona Glen with the Canticle of Ezechiel.

8.20: Canon Bob Hill looks ahead to the Gospel of Easter Sunday and John’s account of the empty tomb

8.25: Michael Martin reads 2 poems – ‘And it as Night’ by Michael Martin and ‘A Transient Time’ by Chris McDonnell.

Lunch time half hour 12.00 to 12:30.

12.00 noon: This week the SCO looks at a call for leadership from the laity, support for Oscar Romero’s canonisation, a special Mother’s Day protest, and five years of Pope Francis.

12.15: Praying with the bereaved

12.30: Music from the Archive


Afternoon Archive 12:30 to 18:00 

12:30: archive music until 18.00

Evening Hour 18:00 repeated at 21:00 and 22:00 

18.00: a repeat of the lunchtime half-hour

18.30:  music from the archives


The Evening Prayers this week are led by Donald MacInnes and Robin Green, with the St Mungo Singers, cantors Grace Buckley and Catriona Glen, harpist Noel Donnelly, and organists Jane McKenna & Jacqueline Barrett.

20.20: Marian Pallister of Justice and Peace, Scotland, talks to Bishop Brian McGhee about People Trafficking and the Santa Martha Conference. In the 1st part of Anthony Horan reports tells of fresh initiatives from the Catholic Parliamentary Office. Archbishop Mario Conti reflects on the Easter Vigil..

20:50: Daily Night Prayer

Daily Night Prayer (Compline) 

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Example Programming

Below are some sample programming we have click on the item to play it.

Canon Hill Reflection

by Radio Alba | Canon Hill Reflection

Schools Morning Prayer

by Radio Alba | Schools Prayer