Archive for June, 2011

Uplifting news!


“Because of my personal convictions as a devout Catholic, I am not only fighting against something, I am fighting for something – and I am for life,” he said.  A video  widely circulatedshowing the blind singer sitting at a piano, telling the story of his own birth. He recounted how doctors had tried to convince […]

This feast day commemorates the martyrdom of the two great Apostles, assigned by tradition to the same day of June in the year 67. They had been imprisoned in the famous Mamertine Prison of Rome and both had foreseen their approaching death. Peter, impulsive and rash, struggled all through Jesus’ ministry to understand and believe […]

Just a reminder that there will be a meeting of  the Confraternity of St Joseph on Tuesday 28th June at 6pm at the CWPLI hall, 104 Albert Road.  All Welcome.



The rain held off yesterday for the Holy Cross barbecue held at the hall here in Govanhill.  There was a fantastic turnout and everyone had a ball!  This year is extra special for Holy Cross as they celebrate their 125th anniversary.

Corpus Christi


A Corps Christi  u procession. The feast of Corpus Christi is one time when our Lord in the Blessed Sacrament is exposed not just to faithful Catholics but to all the world. This is a time when Catholics can show their love for Christ in the Real Presence by honoring Him in a very public way. It […]

Schools visit


A small group of pupils from St Marks Primary School, Barrhead  popped into visit us today to bringing some baby equipment and cash the pro-life group had fundraised.  They handed out booklets to each class showing the development of the unborn child stage by stage and asked for at least 20p per week donation.  They raised £100!  Fantastic, […]

St Kentigerns’ pro-life group pupils visited us here at the centre on Monday 20th June for an end of term outing to end a very succesful, pro-life year for the group.  We welcomed 14 pupils of various ages from S1-S6 for the day.  We started the day over juice and biscuits discussing the groups’ activities […]

We’re delighted to let you know that our last four clothes sales have brought in a whopping £1047.74! Everyone has been very supportive and although the weather was against us we had a steady stream of people coming to the hall, thank goodness. The next date for our clothes sales is Frid & Sat 9th & 10th […]

The Trinity is the mystery of one God in three Persons: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. The revealed truth of the Holy Trinity is at the very root of the Church’s living faith as expressed in the Creed.The mystery of the Trinity in itself is inaccessible to the human mind, and is the object of […]

Today marks the 10th anniversary of Cardinal Winnings’ death. Eternal rest grant unto him. O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon him. May he rest in peace Amen