• Tuesday 2 March – Lent Course

    Here is today’s material for the daily Lent Course – Through the Lenten Door. On Tuesdays, we are in the Sitting Room – who has the best seat in the house? The material can be used at any time of the day. The PDF here can be downloaded or read on-line.

     
  • Monday 1 March – Lent Course

    Here is today’s material for the daily Lent Course – Through the Lenten Door. On Mondays, we are in the Hall. The material can be used at any time of the day. The PDF here can be downloaded or read on-line.

     
  • Bishop’s Charge to the Diocesan Synod

    Here below is the Charge given by Bishop Anne to the Diocesan Synod yesterday, as the homliy in the Synod Eucharist. It is entitled The Body: Gift and Call Bishop’s Charge to Synod 2021

     
  • Sunday 28 February – Lent Course

    Here is the Second Sunday in Lent material for the daily Lent Course – Through the Lenten Door. On Sundays, we go to our front doors and you’re invited to take part in the National Act of Prayer at 7pm. The material can be used at any time of the day. The PDF here can […]

     
  • Saturday 27 February – Lent Course

    The focus for Saturday is the place of prayer, wherever that might be in your home. Today’s material encourages a different, and maybe more demanding, starting point for prayer. TtLD_Saturday27February

     
  • Friday 26 February – Lent Course

    Here is today’s material for the daily Lent Course – Through the Lenten Door. On Fridays, we are in the Creative Space. How does creativity play a part in your faith? Have you ever seen a Mystery Play? The material can be used at any time of the day. The PDF here can be downloaded […]

     
  • Thursday 25 February – Lent Course

    Here is today’s post for the daily Lent Course – Through the Lenten Door. Today we are in the kitchen. The material can be used at any time of the day. The PDF here can be downloaded or read on-line.

     
  • Wednesday 24 February – Lent Course

    Here is today’s material for the daily Lent Course – Through the Lenten Door. On Wednesdays, we are in the Bedroom, a place of rest, sleep and peace. The material can be used at any time of the day. The PDF here can be downloaded or read on-line.    

     
  • Tuesday 23 February – Lent Course

    Here is today’s material for the daily Lent Course – Through the Lenten Door. Today we are in the sitting room. The material can be used at any time of the day. The PDF here can be downloaded or read on-line.

     
  • Monday 22 February – Lent Course

    Here is today’s material for the daily Lent Course – Through the Lenten Door. On Mondays, we are in the Hall. The material can be used at any time of the day. The PDF here can be downloaded or read on-line

     
  • Sunday 21 February – Lent Course

    Here is the First Sunday in Lent material for the daily Lent Course – Through the Lenten Door. On Sundays, we go to our front doors and you’re invited to take part in the National Act of Prayer at 7pm. The material can be used at any time of the day. The PDF here can […]

     
  • Saturday 20 February – Lent Course

    Here is today’s material the daily Lent Course – Through the Lenten Door. On Saturdays, we spend time in a place of prayer – where you meet God, a holy space, a prayer space, The material can be used at any time of the day. The PDF here can be downloaded or read on-line.

     
  • Friday 19 February – Lent Course

    Here is today’s material for the daily Lent Course – Through the Lenten Door. On Fridays, we are in the Creative Space, perhaps a music room, a sewing room or the place where you go to make things. The material can be used at any time of the day. The PDF here can be downloaded […]

     
  • Thursday 18 February – Lent Course

    Here is the second post for the daily Lent Course – Through the Lenten Door. Today we are in the kitchen – what feeds your faith? The material can be used at any time of the day. The PDF here can be downloaded or read on-line.  

     
  • Diocesan Newsletter – 17 February 2021

    A newsletter for Ash Wednesday, which includes some information about the Diocesan Synod that takes place on Saturday 27 February. Diocesan newsletter 34 – 17 February 2021

     
  • Ash Wednesday – Lent Course

    Here is the first post for the daily Lent Course – Through the Lenten Door. For Ash Wednesday the material is longer than that for the days to come. The material can be used at any time of the day. The PDF here can be downloaded or read on-line. Ash Wednesday – Lenten Door

     
  • Ash Wednesday Service from St Mary’s Pro-cathedral

    A service of Holy Communion with Ashing, for Ash Wednesday will be available on the Diocesan Facebook page from 10am on Wednesday 17 February. The link is here. The Biship is president and preacher, assisted by Canon Terry Taggart. The order of service is included below. Ash Wednesday 2021

     
  • Welcome to Through the Lenten Door

    Welcome to Through the Lenten Door – A Lockdown Lent Course for the Diocese of Aberdeen and Orkney. This pdf explains a bit more about the course – what we will discuss and what you might wish to bring with you. If you’d like to join us and haven’t yet signed up, the relevant details […]

     
  • Through the Lenten Door – Diocesan Lent Course for Lockdown

      Through the Lenten Door – A Lent course for lockdown Written by Bishop Anne and Revd Dr Jenny Holden Material to be used each day will be posted on the Diocesan website, beginning on Ash Wednesday and running through to Easter Sunday. For each day there will be a mixture of Scripture, prayers, music […]

     
  • Diocesan Newsletter – Wednesday 3 February 2021

    This edition of the news letter contains details of the Bishop’s Lent Appeal, and the Diocesan Lent Course, as well as information availabel on line offered by the diocese or province.      

     
  • Order of Service and link for Service of Holy Communion 31 Jan 2021

    This coming Sunday we will be celebrating the Presentation of Christ in the Temple at St Mary’s Pro-cathedral on-line service. The service can be located on the Diocesan Facebook page. The link to the service is here. During this service we will be lighting candles, so you will need to see what you have in […]

     
  • Diocesan Newsletter – 20 January 2021

    The most recent edition of the newsletter is here. This edition contains details of a lecture on Ninian Comper, encourages preparation for Ash Wednesday, and gives advanced notice of the Diocesan Lent Course.  

     
  • Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

    Churches Together in Aberdeen are offering prayers each day through the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity. They are available each day from 12.15am, Monday 18 January to Monday 25 January inclusive. The Facebook link is here. The Youtube link is here.

     
  • A Letter to the Diocese from the Bishop concerning media reports

    On the Feast of the Baptism of Christ A Letter to the Diocese from the Bishop concerning media reports On Saturday 9 January The Times newspaper published two articles relating to St Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Aberdeen. It has been very disappointing indeed to see stories appear in print and on-line which are full of factual […]

     
  • Holy Communion for Sunday 10 January from St Mary’s Pro-cathedral

    Sunday 10 January is the First Sunday after Epiphany, when we celebrate the baptism of Christ. Holy Communion from St Mary’s Pro-cathedral will be broadcast from facebook at 10am. The link is here.

     

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