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 . . .

How to Listen

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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 22nd April 2018.


Morning half hour repeated every 30 minutes until noon.

8.00: Morning Prayers this week are led in turn by Annette Carachi, Willie Raworth, Donald MacInnes, Clare MacDonald, Stephen Eric Smyth; Gerry Fitzpatrick, and Clare MacDonald. The music is by The St Mungo Singers with cantors Sally Mulholland and Grace Buckley supported by organist Jane McKenna and harpist Noel Donnelly.
8.15: An Easter Morning Prayer for young people is led by Kirstie, with music by by Catriona Glen and Magdalen MacInnes
8.22: Looking ahead to next week, Canon Hill reflects on John 15: 1-8 where Jesus teaches us about the necessity for ‘unity’.
8.25: The 4th Sunday of Easter, often known as Good Shepherd Sunday, is World Day of Prayer for Vocations.
To mark it, we present a short daily Novena

Lunch time half hour 12.00 to 12:30.

12.00: News from the Scottish Catholic Observer
12.15: Praying with the Bereaved

12.30: music from the archives

18.00: a repeat of the lunchtime half-hour
18.00: News from the Scottish Catholic Observer
18.15: Praying with the Bereaved

Evening Hour 20:00 and 22:00 

20.00: Evening Prayer for Easter: These Evening Prayers for Easter are led by Jean Swinbank and Gerry Fitzpatrick with music by the St Mungo Singers with harpist Noel Donnelly and organists Jane McKenna and Jacqueline Barrett.
20.20: “In our magazine, Anthony Horan of the Scottish Catholic Parliamentary Office, Chris McDonnell of the Catholic Times, Christine Johnson with the Charter for Compassion, and Mary Catherine O’Reilly of the Interfaith Committee give us
news, information and reflections. We conclude with Cardinal Martini’s ‘Prayer for Europe’
20.50: The Night Prayers this week is led in turn by Claudia Melis, Catherine McMaster, Catrine Kerr, Mary Bradley, and Joseph MacTaggart.

20:50: Daily Night Prayer

Daily Night Prayer (Compline) 

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Example Programming

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Canon Hill Reflection

by Radio Alba | Canon Hill Reflection

Schools Morning Prayer

by Radio Alba | Schools Prayer