Sunday Mass

Vigil (Saturday); 6.00 pm;

9.00 am; 10.30 am; 12.00 noon


Weekday Mass

8.15 am: Tuesday & Wednesday

10.00 am: Monday to Saturday



Saturday: 10.30 am; 5.15 pm to 5.45 pm & after Vigil Mass


The church is open for prayer:

Monday to Friday 9.00 am till 4.00 pm

Saturday 9.00 am till 6.00 pm


 Advent Penance Services in East Kilbride

Monday 22nd  December: St. Bride’s, 7.00 pm

Tuesday 23rd December: St. Vincent’s, 7.00 pm


 Christmas Masses in East Kilbride

Our Lady of Lourdes

12.00 Midnight (Carols at 11.30pm.);   9.00 am; 10.30; 12 noon

St. Vincent’s:  5.00 pm; 12.00 midnight;  10.00 am; 11.30 am

St. Leonard’s: 8.00 pm;  10.00 am; 12 noon

St. Bride’s: 9.00 pm;   9.30 am; 11.30 am.


Fr. Nolan’s Ordination

Saturday 14th February 11.00 am in the Grand Hall, Kilmarnock.

The list for names closes this weekend.


Advent Holy Hour

Sundays of Advent 4.pm-5.pm


Christingle Service

Christingle will be in the church at 3 pm on 24th December,

meeting in hall from 2.30 pm.

 Please bring an orange.


Prayer Partners

Please put your name on the list if you wish to be a Prayer Partner for one of our Confirmation children


 Christmas Gifts from Children to Children

We invite the children of the parish to give as a gift, something they

already own, to children less fortunate than themselves. All gifts should be of good quality, gift wrapped and marked as suitable for a child of a particular age and sex.

Please hand these in during the last two weeks of Advent.

Gifts will go to Fr Magill for children in Craigend / Garthamlock.


Christmas Collection Envelopes

available in porch


 SVDP Collection Next Week

Any money donated next Sunday will go to the Annual Treat for elderly & housebound parishioners.

This takes place in the spring.


Readings for next Sunday

28th December, 2014

The Holy Family Year B

Ecclesiasticus 3:2-6. 12-14.

Psalm: 127

Colossians 3:12-21

Gospel: Luke 2:22-40


Altar Servers’ Trip

Kings Theatre—Peter Pan.

29th December.

Please collect Permission Slip


Baptism Course for Parents

next course on Wednesdays,

14th and 21st January 2015


Wednesday Tea Room

closed 24th & 31st December Re-opens on 7th January


Eucharistic Ministers

new rota available from sacristy


 Pro-Life Bring and Buy

Raised £550. Many thanks to

all who donated items and money. Total this year: £2,700 :

SPUC—£1,200. Sr. Roseanne Gospel of Life—£1,200.

Many many thanks


HCPT - Hosanna House Group 522 10th to 17th July 2015

Male required for this pilgrimage to Lourdes. Cost £699.00.

Phone Robert on 702187


Bishop Geddes’ account of the Catholic Church in Scotland

in 1745, 1746 & 1747

Compiled by Fr Michael Briody    Cost £2


Please pray for the sick

Marie Docherty; Claire Orr; Shay Sweeney; Blane McGrath; Emily Balkeen; Rosina McGinty; Ann Adams; Sadie Whitehead; Rosemary McKenzie; Ian McCall; Joan Macdonald; Douglas Macdonald; June Thicke (Canada); Catherine Watson; Paul Gallagher; Patricia Whelan; Aileen Kelly; Baby Ruadhan Phelan (Ireland); Daniel Sweeney; Evelyn Rafferty; Rena Beattie; Jake Sweeney; Gian Aduja; Jackie MacKinnon; Mary McDonnell; Deacon John Ferguson; Peter Smith; Peter & Norah Rankin; Susan Gough; Charles Hunter; Jacqueline Mooney; Ellen Dalrymple; Cathie McKague; Agnes O’Neil; Patrick McMonagle; Fred Herd; Roseanne Dupree; Donna Boyd; Lena Connochie; Bill O’Neill; Winnie McDonald; John Molloy


 May They Rest in Peace

Recently Dead: Cecilia Quinn (Windward Road); Jim Williamson (Thornliebank); James Adams; Mary Ewing; Catherine Boyd; Robert King; Patrick Nevin; Jim Sherry; Joseph Boyle; Ann McCart

Months Mind:  Cathie McKerracher; Annie & Joe Kelly; Nan Curran; Sandra Brown; Gertrude Branigan; Rose Tierney; May McKeown; Mary McWilliams; Jane Fairie; Elizabeth McAvoy; Mary & Frank Clayton; John & Cathie Fairie; Philomena Fairie; Thomas Flaherty (Snr & Jnr)

Anniversaries: Danny McGinn; Vera Reilly; Hannah McKerracher; the Wright families; Edgar Cosser; Ian Porter; Frank Martin