Church’s Global Fund for Coronavirus mission response

Pope Francis launches global fund for Coronavirus mission response The Scottish Catholic Observer reports: Pope Francis has established an emergency fund in response to the Coronavirus crisis to support ongoing missionary work throughout the world. The Holy Father set up the special fund via the Pontifical Mission Societies—his official charity for overseas mission—of which Missio Scotland is the Scottish branch. … Read More

Christmas Mass Times Kirriemuir 2019

Wednesday 18th December – Reconciliation Service at 7.00pm Tuesday 24th December – Christmas Eve – Carol Service at 5.30pm, Holy Mass at 6.00pm Wednesday 25th December – Christmas Day – Holy Mass at 9.15am, No Carol Service Friday 27th December – Feast of St John – Holy Mass at 9.30am Sunday 29th December – Feast of the Holy Family – … Read More

Christmas Mass Times Forfar 2019

Monday 16th December – Reconciliation Service at 7.00pm Tuesday 24th December – Midnight Mass – Carol Service at 11.3pm.  Holy Mass at Midnight Wednesday 25th December – Christmas Day – Holy Mass at 11.15am.  No Carol Service Thursday 26th December – Feast of St Stephen – Holy Mass at 9.30am Saturday 28th December – The Holy Innocents – Holy Mass … Read More

First Holy Communion

The entire parish was delighted to celebrate with the families of the eleven children who made their First Holy Communion at St. Fergus on Sunday 16th June 2019. In his homily Fr. Tobias congratulated the First Communicants, thanked their parents and Catechists for preparing them and charged them not to relent in supporting the children to continue in their journey … Read More

Patron Saint Celebration in Kirriemuir

On Thursday 13th June, parishioners gathered at St. Anthony’s Kirriemuir to celebrate the feast of their Patron Saint, St. Anthony of Padua. Our parish priest, Fr. Tobias Okoro celebrated the Holy Mass at 6 pm and there was a lot of food and drink for all who were present to enjoy

Confirmation Day at St Fergus

Bishop Stephen Robson, paid St Fergus’, Forfar, a Pastoral Visit on Sunday 2nd June during which he celebrated the Masses in their two churches, St Fergus Forfar and St Anthony’s Kirriemuir Fr Tobias reports, “The Bishop administered the Sacrament of Confirmation to the four candidates we prepared. He was able to meet the people after the Masses, during the Tea … Read More

Statement on the EU Settlement Scheme

The Catholic Church in Scotland is committed to supporting all EU citizens who have made their home here.  The Church has experienced first-hand the extensive contribution that all EU citizens have made to our society. EU  citizens are an integral and valued part of our parishes, schools and communities and as a majority of EU citizens are Catholic, raising awareness … Read More