This section provides information about the Sacraments within Our Lady of Lourdes:
Anyone who would like to have their child baptised is asked to complete the attached form and give it to the Parish Priest to discuss and arrange a suitable date for the ceremony.
Sacraments of Initiation: (Reconciliation, Confirmation, Holy Communion)
The bulk of preparation for sacraments of Initiation is undertaken by our Primary School St. Margaret’s. The programme is supported by school, parish and parents. If your child does not attend a Catholic school and you would like them to become fully initiated into the church then please contact Fr. Alex to discuss the way forward.
Couples who wish to be married in Our Lady of Lourdes Church must give at least six months notice. They must complete the relevant documentation with Fr. Alex and attend a Marriage Preparation Course in accordance with Canon Law.
For those who are contemplating studying for the Priesthood contact Father Alex. For more information go to the Priests for Scotland website at http://priestsforscotland.org.uk/
Sacrament of the Sick
In order to assist the Hospital Chaplains those who are about to go into hospital are asked to inform Fr. Alex and he will administer the Sacrament of the Sick before admission. If you wish a chaplain to visit you must inform the hospital staff. Hospital Chaplain, Victoria Hospital Fr. Edward Wanat SDS MA.
Our Lady of Lourdes is in the process of setting up an RCIA group and would like to hear from those adults that would be interestd in learning more about their faith. If that is you then contact.