Parish News

Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time - 23 June 2024

Services this Week

Saturday 22nd June 2024

6.00pm      Vigil Mass  

Sunday   23rd June 2024

10.00am     Mass  


10.00am     Holy Communion Service


10.00am     Mass ( John Wright (rip))


10.00am     Mass ( Anne McCrossan (for healing))


6.30pm      Exposition and Private Prayers

7.00pm      Mass


Bo’ness Children’s fair Day – No Mass


10.00am     Holy Communion Service

5.30pm      Confessions

6.00pm      Vigil Mass

Sunday 30th June

10.00am     Mass ( Garvan Carr-Jones, Rip)


In your charity, please remember in your prayers...

Father Forrest, Jean Blair, Mary Robertson, , Jan Stewart, Amy Robertson, Baby G and Sadie Clelland and all the sick and the housebound. Also, James Darrien, Jean Muldoon, Vrellia Corvi, James McIntosh, James Boyle, Elma Brown, William Wishart, Margaret Dunn, Marlene Tait, Michael McCormack, Christina Hempstead and John Kennedy whose anniversaries occur at about this time.


Latest News…


The Offertory Collections last weekend amounted to £435.35,and the special collection raised£144.60 grateful thanks to all donors.  There will be a special collection next Sunday, 30th June, for Peters Pence.


Date for your Diary: This year’s Parish and Community Fun Day will take place on 11th August. If you can help in any way at all, please let us know.


Appeal: We are in urgent need of more drivers for the Parish mini-bus – if you can help or want to know more, please see Willie after Mass.


Salamanca Pilgrimage: St Mary’s Parish in Stirling invites people from across the Archdiocese to join them on pilgrimage to Salamanca, Spain, 12–19 October. Email: or call 01786 473749


Pray for Life Novena: Bishop John Keenan (Paisley Diocese) invites you to join the Novena for Life from Thursday 23 May to the feast of the Visitation, to pray for the protection of human life. Sign up to the Novena at The Feast of the Visitation is a celebration of joy in new life, and we pray to return to a society that values and protects all human life from the moment of conception to its natural end. The Novena will lead up the annual Day for Life on Sunday 16 June.



Events in the Archdiocese: For a full list of forthcoming events in the Archdiocese visit


A Prayer for Peace: O Loving God, your Son, Jesus Christ, came into the world to do your Will and leave us His Peace. Through the intercession and example of our Blessed Mother Mary, Queen of Peace, grant us the wisdom and humility to reflect that peace to the world. Inspire our thoughts, words and deeds to bear witness to your presence in our hearts. May your Holy Spirit fill us with every grace and blessing so that we may pursue what leads to peace for all humanity. Amen