THE CONSECRATION OF SCOTLAND
On Sunday, 3rd September thousands of Scottish Catholics are expected to turn up to Carfin to be part of the Consecration of our country by the Bishops of Scotland to the Immaculate Heart of Mary. We sat down to speak about this historic occasion with Bishop John Keenan of the Diocese of Paisley and the importance and timing of this Consecration of Scotland
A SPIRITUAL DAY OF HISTORY & JOY!
Thousands of Scottish Catholics gathered at Carfin from across our nation led by the Bishops of Scotland on 3rd September as Scotland was consecrated to the Immaculate Heart of Mary.
The torrential rain did not deter any of the pilgrims whose faith and devotion kept them at the Grotto throughout the day's full itinerary - Mass and Rosary Procession.
A veritable day of joy, full of graces. Hail Mary, Queen of Scotland!
aNNUAL BLESSING OF THE PETS ON THE VIGIL OF THE MEMORIAL OF ST FRANCIS OF ASSISI
Nowadays people say the Catholic Faith is going to the DOGS!
But on 3rd October in St Patrick's R.C Church Shieldmuir, Wishaw there was a PAWsitive news story!
11 Dogs led the way and attended Mass for the annual blessing of the pets on the Vigil of the memorial of St Francis of Assisi.