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 5th August 2018.

 

Morning half hour repeated every 30 minutes until noon.

08.00: Morning Prayer daily this week is led in turn by Gerry Fitzpatrick, Hugh Kelly, Stephen Smyth and Joe Docherty, with music by the St Mungo Singers, cantors Grace Buckley, Helen Healy and Noel Donnelly, with organist Jane McKenna, and harpist Noel Donnelly.
08.15: Morning for young people comes today from Our Lady of Good Aid Primary School, Motherwell

08.20: looking ahead to next Sunday Canon Bob Hill reflects on Jesus’ teaching on ‘the bread of life’ and then on the Gospels for the Vigil and the Feast of the Assumption

08.27 Gerry Fitzpatrick leads us in a prayer for peace with music from Catriona Glen.
08.30 Our magazine begins with Chris McDonnell’s ‘The Transfigured Christ, and then hears of a report of the Pope’s visit to the World Council of Church’s in Geneva and to a meeting of the heads of the Middle East Christian Churches at Bari; we conclude with ‘Leaping for Joy,’ a poem by Michael Martin.

Lunch & Afternoon

12.00: This week the SCO reveals that a planned statue of St John Ogilvie at the site of his martyrdom may be included in a multi-million pound plan for Glasgow City center, we discuss the latest developments in tackling anti-Catholic hate crime, look at the inspiring words of a priest who was robbed, and pay tribute to the world’s oldest altar server.

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

18.00: This week the SCO reveals that a planned statue of St John Ogilvie at the site of his martyrdom may be included in a multimillion pound plan for Glasgow City centre, we discuss the latest developments in tackling anti-Catholic hate crime, look at the inspiring words of a priest who was robbed, and pay tribute to the world’s oldest altar server.
18.15: How blest are they’ – praying with the bereaved
18.35: archive music

Evening Hour 20:00 and 22:00 

the evening hour at 20.00 is repeated at 21.00 and 22.00
20.00: Evening Prayers this week are led in turn by Joe Docherty, John MacMaster and Netta Ewing.
20.20: Our magazine begins with Chris McDonnell’s ‘The Transfigured Christ, and then hears of a report of the Pope’s visit to the World Council of Church’s in Geneva and to a meeting of the heads of the Middle East Christian Churches at Bari; we conclude with ‘Leaping for Joy,’ a poem by Michael Martin.

 

Night Prayers

20.50: The Night Prayers this week are led in turn by John McMaster, Teresa Costello, Frances Dunlop, Steven Muir, Christine Coyle, Cathy Gilbert; Catrine Kerr

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Canon Hill Reflection

by Radio Alba | Canon Hill Reflection

Schools Morning Prayer

by Radio Alba | Schools Prayer