- St. Patrick's Parish, Kilsyth -

 - Welcome - 

A warm welcome to the Catholic Church of St. Patrick's, Kilsyth

30, Low Craigends, Kilsyth,
Glasgow G65 0PF

Parish Clergy: Parish Priest - Fr. Daniel P. Doherty. Assistant Priest - Fr Sean Bradley.

T | +44 (0)1236 822136

E | pp.stpatricks@gmail.com

W | www.saintpatrickskilsyth.org.uk
 

Dear Friends,

Welcome to the website of our parish. We do hope you will find this website informative, helpful and useful enough to keep you up-to-date with the events and activities in our parish. The site provides you with the history of the parish, a media gallery, holy mass times, parish groups, hall availability, upcoming events, latest news and our parish weekly bulletin.

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 - St. Patrick's Church - Re-opening 16th November 2000 - 

St Patrick's Church has been kindly donated the video footage of the re-opening of St. Patrick's Church on 16th November 2000.  This video contains footage of the Reception after Holy Mass in the Kilsyth Celtic Supporters Social Club. For more footage of the Holy Mass visit - Re-opening

 - Mass Times - 
 

Sunday

8 am - Exposition

9.30 am - Holy Mass
12.00 noon - Holy Mass

 

Monday - Immaculate Conception 
8 am - Holy Mass
8.30 am - Exposition

9.30 am - Holy Mass

Tuesday

8 am - Holy Mass

8.30 am - Exposition
9.30 am - Holy Mass

Wednesday
8.30 am - Exposition
9.30 am - Holy Mass

6 - 7.30 pm - Confessions

7 pm - Carol Service with Readings

 

Thursday 
8 am - Holy Mass
8.30 am - Exposition

9.30 am - Holy Mass

Friday - St. Lucy

8 am - Holy Mass
8.30 am -
Exposition

9.30 am - Holy Mass in School

Saturday 

8.30am - Exposition
9.30am - Holy Mass
10am - Confessions

5.15pm - Confessions

6 pm - Vigil Mass

Rosary
20 minutes before Mass excluding Sunday

You are visitor:-

 - Upcoming Events - 

 - What's On - December - 

Jack & the Beanstalk at Kings Theatre Glasgow 27th December 2019
Please phone Maureen or Mary at the chapel house Mon, Tues, Thurs or Friday between 9am-3.30pm to book your tickets or email at above address. As this is a very popular outing, we would advise to book early.

Cost £23, which includes transport.

Parish Trip 2020

In response to the feedback we received after the trip to Southport, the most popular request was
Co. Donegal, Ireland. Therefore, we have made a booking for 5 days / 4 nights to Abbey/Central Hotel, Donegal Town from 14th to 18th Sept. Day trips to Knock Shrine & Glencolmcille, Co. Donegal also a sail down Donegal Bay. Cost is £350 pp includes dinner bed and breakfast, excludes admission to Heritage Village & the sail. Single room supplement £55 & Travel Insurance £22.
Fully Booked.

Advent Talks for Young People (16-30yrs)
At Gillis Centre, Edinburgh on 1st / 8th & 15th December from 5 - 7pm.
These will be led by the Archbishop and will consist of a short talk followed by Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament / Confessions / Night Prayer & conclude with pizza & refreshments. Fr. Daniel will be attending, if you would like to go, please contact him.

 - Latest News - 

 - Caritas Groups - 

The group is a combination of representatives from existing parish groups:-

New Year’s Eve Mass
A number of parishioners have requested a Mass to close the year and begin the new one, followed by a social in the hall. If you would like to come along please sign the sheet at the back of the chapel.

Christmas Tree
Why not wish your family and friends a Happy Christmas through the giving tree in the church. Instead of buying and writing loads of cards simply, write your message on a tag and leave in the box to be hung on the tree later. Then drop your donation into the sealed box. Donations this year will be sent to the Beatson Cancer Centre. So make life easier for yourself and at the same time help others embracing the true spirit of Christmas.

Christmas Raffle
Tickets go on sale this weekend & next weekend. Tickets £1, drawn on Sun 8th Dec at Senior Citizens Christmas Party. Please return all raffle stubs and monies to a pass keeper at the back of the church or hand them in to the parish house no later than Friday 8th Dec.

Something else for Advent!
Volunteering to help with cleaning (brasso) candlesticks etc. for Christmas. We will meet this Friday at 1pm in Chapel. Please come along and help. Many hands make light work!

Senior Citizens - Christmas Treat
This will take place on Sunday 8th Dec 1-4pm in the chapel hall. If you are interested in attending, please add your name and choice of menu to the sheet at the back of the chapel.

E-News Updates LAUNCHED
The Archdiocese of St Andrews & Edinburgh is delighted to launch a brand new news service – the e-news update. All you have to do is sign up at our website and we’ll send you a regular e-mail with the latest news, views and information about the Catholic Church in this part of Scotland.

“How entirely fitting that we launch this new e-news service today upon the Feast of St Francis de Sales, the patron saint of journalists and one of the greatest communicators that the Church has ever raised up,” said Archbishop Leo Cushley, 24 January.

“The e-news update is a great way for Catholics – and many others – to keep up to date with everything that the Archdiocese of St Andrews & Edinburgh is doing to proclaim the joy of the Gospel of Jesus Christ to the one and a half million people who live within the bounds of our diocese.”

To sign up, just click on the link below and scroll down the page where you can subscribe to the e-news update https://archedinburgh.org/news-events.

Thank you. St Francis de Sales, pray for us!

 - St. Patrick's Parish Day Out - 

Parish Day out to St Andrews on Saturday 15 June. After Morning Mass, two coaches with 82 people of all ages travelled to wonderful thee wonderful town of St Andrews. A place steeped in cultural and religious history. On arrival the local parish priest led us in a service with the relic of St. Andrew. After discovering the great ancient sites, a visit to the beach, coffee shops, and of course the shops we headed south to Burntisland. At The Bay hotel we enjoyed a very delicious meal, wonderful service and spectacular views. We returned home at 8pm all very pleasantly tired!
For more information on St. Andrews, visit -  https://www.visitstandrews.com/

 - Gift Aid - 

Do you have an income of more than £11,500?  Would you think about Gift Aiding you parish contribution? Every £1 donated we can reclaim 25p from the government.
Forms at back of Church. Thank you.

For more information visit -  Gift Aid

 - Piety Shop - 

The Piety Shop recently? There is a great selection of new cards & stock for all occasions, Pop in, you will not be disappointed.

 - Men's Group outing to the National Museum of Flight - 

The men's group had an enjoyable day on 6th May 2019 visiting the National Museum of Flight at East Fortune. They were joined on their journey by Father Peter.

 - Charitable Groups - 

This information brochure is to allow Parishioners’ access to the various charitable groups within St. Patrick’s Parish, either for help or to help. Why not become involved?.

 - Music at St. Patrick's - 

We are always eager for new members and anyone is welcome regardless of age with absolutely no requirement for previous experience or an audition (none of the members within our choir read music). Being part of the choir is great fun, it is a great opportunity to develop a talent and make new friends, not to mention, spiritually rewarding. We are always keen to have more musicians within our group and would be extremely grateful for anyone willing to share their talent wether it be on the organ or any orchestral instrument.

For more information visit - Music at St.Patrick's

 - Parish Minibus Hire - 

Planning a party, birthday or special event and need transport, then why not book the Parish Minibus.

For more information contact:- 
Anne McAteer on 822500

 - Hall Availability - 

Planning a party, birthday or special event then why not book the Parish Hall.  For more information and availability visit - 
Hall Availability & Booking Information

or contact Ann or George Kerr for details on
07538 260 848

The Catholic App by Musemantik, is your FREE smart Catholic companion that helps you find Mass, Confession, churches, online parish communities and more. It now covers Edinburgh & Motherwell diocese. It can be downloaded from the following links:

Apple App Store or Google Play.

For more information  visit - www.facebook.com/catholicapp

 - Parish Data Protection Policies - 

Download (PDF's)

 - Parish Safeguarding - 

“Awareness and Safety in our Catholic Communities”

Volunteering to work in the Parish Community is a wonderful expression of Christian commitment, and is essential to the running of our many and varied groups. Some of this work involves working closely with children and young people, or with adults at risk, and imposes extra responsibilities on us all.

For more information visit - Parish Safeguarding

For more information on

Scottish Catholic Safeguarding

visit -  www.scsafeguarding.org.uk/Safeguarding

or Archdiocese Safeguarding Audit 2019

 - Parish Calendar of Events - 

 - Our Lady of Fatima Statue - 

There is a sheet at the back if anybody would like to have the statue home. Simply put your name beside the date required and it will remain at your home for 1 week, from Saturday to Saturday.

 - Pro Life Information - 

All donations are greatly appreciated and can be left iin the boxes at either door of the Church for uplift.

For more information visit - Kilsyth Foodbank

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National Museum of Flight

Men's Group outing on 6th May 2019 to the National Flight Museum, East Fortune.