DISABLED ACCESS

DISABLED ACCESS

Coming forward needs of our parishioners on wheelchair or with difficulties with getting in to the church because of the high stairs we take decision to build disabled access to the church. It is 3-step project. Drawing plans and sending application for planning permission and listed building consent. Approach building companies for quotation. Building works. Documentation: PLANS Listed Building Consent Planning Permission

FIRST HOLY COMMUNION

FIRST HOLY COMMUNION

Dear Parents Please fill registration form for FIRST HOLY COMMUNION  preparation in school year 2021-2022 Plese click this link —> https://forms.gle/S54LZ9kDRYiVZqbNA   Drodzy rodzice Proszę o wypełnienie formularza rejestracji do Pierwszej Komunii. Proszę kliknąć w ten link —> https://forms.gle/S54LZ9kDRYiVZqbNA

ANNIVERSARY

ANNIVERSARY

On Saturday 17 July 2021 at 18.00 Bishop Hugh Gilbert OSB will bless the memorial plaque and celebrate Mass to mark the 150th Anniversary of the building of the church in 1870 (postponed from last year) and the 700th Anniversary of the arrival of the Carmelites in Banff. Due to limited number of space all who would like to attend this mass please put your name on a list at the back of the church or contact parish office 01261…

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OUR LADY OF MOUNT CARMEL FINANCE REPORT 2021

OUR LADY OF MOUNT CARMEL FINANCE REPORT 2021

Dear Parishioners As a Parish Priest of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Banff I would like to present YEAR TO 31 MARCH 2021 – PARISH FINANCE REPORT by Bernard Henderson, Parish Accountant. The accounts show a deficit for the year of £37,313.39, due to the extensive work refurbishing the church building, restoring it to it’s original beauty, as well as installing a new sound system.  I’m sure the whole parish is very pleased with the results and thanks goes to…

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Pastoral Letter from the Bishops of Scotland on the Sixth Anniversary of Laudato Si’ Pentecost 2021

Pastoral Letter from the Bishops of Scotland on the Sixth Anniversary of Laudato Si’ Pentecost 2021

God saw all that he had made and indeed it was very good.[1] God’s creation is a great gift to all humanity, and humanity itself is an integral part of that creation. We are blessed by having the earth for our common home. It is a place of great beauty, teeming with life of all kinds, a world full of wonderful resources which enable us not only to live but to enhance our way of life. In nature, God’s glory…

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MAY ROSARY MISSION

MAY ROSARY MISSION

MAY ROSARY MISSION All of the dioceses throughout the UK are being invited to participate in praying the Rosary for the following special intentions: Protecting our families and the family of nations, especially in this Year of St. Joseph. A deepening of faith, hope and love and the protection of life. Peace in the world. Deliverance from Coronavirus; for those working for a cure; for those who have died; for those who are suffering and those who care for them.  …

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EASTER

EASTER

“I arose and now I am still with you,” says Jesus to each of us. My hand upholds you. Wherever you may fall, you will always fall into my hands. I am present even at the door of death. Where no one can accompany you further, and where you can bring nothing, even there I am waiting for you, and for you I will change darkness into light. POPE BENEDICT XVI – 7 April 2007 HAPPY EASTER TO YOU ALL

CHURCH REOPENING

CHURCH REOPENING

OUR LADY OF MOUNT CARMEL is reopening for public worship on Friday 26 March. Church capacity is for 8 households (max. 5 from one household). For booking space(s) for Sunday Mass and Holy Triduum please contact Parish Office by phone – 01261 815405 or Facebook Parish Group – Parish Priest.