REOPENING & VOLUNTEERING
Volunteer forms can be found at the bottom of this page.
The Scottish Government's 'Routemap through and out of the crisis' can be read here.
Guidance on how clergy and parishioners can prepare for a phased re-opening of churches can be read here.
Our online services
from Monday to Friday at 9.30 am on Facebook page,
available later on the website
11 am on our Youtube Channel
Monday, 4 January
Following the First Minister's statement this afternoon, there will be no more in-person Masses in St Fillan's & St Margaret's from Wednesday, 6th January. Please note that tomorrow is the last public Mass until further notice. As things change we will post updates on our website and social media.
Monday, 21 December
From Boxing Day, all of mainland Scotland will have Level 4 restrictions applied for three weeks. This means a maximum of 20 people at Mass and all other services at church from Saturday 26 December to Saturday 16 January.
Monday, 10 August
Daily masses are set to resume next week!
Sunday, 19 July
Reopening our church for public worship.
Thursday, 9 July
The First Minister has announced that places of worship can open from Wednesday 15th July for congregational worship.
Our church will reopen for mass starting on Sunday 19th July. Please register for mass here.
Sunday, 5 July
We have reopened our church for private prayer.
Friday, 3 July
Our church will be reopening for private prayer from this Sunday 5th July from 9:30 - 10 am and 11 - 11:30 am
Tuesday, 30 June
What to expect when going back to our church.
Wednesday, 24 June
Update from the Bishops’ Conference: Children under 5 do not have to wear a face covering in church.
Check out the FAQs section at www.bcos.org.uk/COVID19/COVID19FAQs
Monday, 22 June
The Bishops’ Conference of Scotland (BCOS) has welcomed the announcement that churches may reopen for private prayer from today (22 June).
We are well underway with our preparations. However, we shall not reopen until we are sure we can keep everyone safe and appropriate measures are in place.
Thursday, 18 June
Church buildings can reopen for private prayer
The First Minister has announced that churches will reopen for private prayer from Monday (22nd June). We look forward to being open but we shall reopen only when all the appropriate measures are put in place.
Read the Re-opening of Church - Mass Procedures here.
Check out the Pre-Mass Sanitising Schedule here.
Tuesday, 16 June
There is now updated guidance from the Scottish Bishops' COVID-19 advisers that those over 70 who are healthy can visit re-opened churches and can also volunteer as stewards.
Monday, 15 June
'A question and answer session with Canon Tom' Facebook Live at 7.30 pm. Canon Tom will listen to any concerns and suggestions you may have regarding the opening of our church buildings.
If you wish to help with the reopening of
the church, please fill in volunteer Form A.
If you do not have a current role in your parish with children and vulnerable groups, please complete Form B
(Click on each form to download them).
Remember to read forms carefully.
Please note that the volunteers need to register for mass too.