St Margaret’s Church, Aberdeen celebrated their 150 year Anniversary on Sunday 8 October. The church was founded by John Comper as a Mission Church out of St John’s Church, Aberdeen.
The celebrations took place in three parts:
- Parish Mass followed by a shared lunch.
- Procession from St John’s Church to St Margaret’s Church, via St Nicholas Kirk in recognition that St John’s was founded out of the Kirk.
- Solemn Evensong sung by the Cathedral Choir.
Photos from the day are below:
Processing in for Parish Mass.
The First Reading. The Sea Cadets (Front Row) were present for the service.
Fr Emsley Nimmo gives the sermon.
Mass is celebrated.
Ready for Lunch
The Procession ready to leave St John’s
Prayers at The Mither Kirk in St Nicholas’ Kirk.
Processing through St Nicholas’ Shopping Centre
Arriving at St Margaret’s Church
The Cathedral Choir lead Choral Evensong