General announcements

Last updated:  16 June 2019

Benemerenti medal award

Pope Francis this year awarded the Benemerenti medal for long and exceptional service to the Church to Pat Pritchard. Fr Mark presented the medal to Pat at the end of Mass on the 10th of February, catching her completely unprepared.

Diocesan Messages

Last updated: 24 April 2017

New parish priest from Pentecost, 4th June 2017

Fr George read out this letter from Bishop Hugh at Mass on Sunday 23rd April announcing that Fr Mark Impson would be appointed as the new dedicated parish priest for Blairs with effect from the 4th of June 2017. Bishop Hugh also announced that Deacon John would be handing over his role as parish administrator to Fr Mark, and that Fr Mark would be serving as the parish priest for both the parish of the Immaculate Conception at Stonehaven as well as St Mary's Blairs. Deacon John will continue to serve in the dioscese as the Chancellor and at the Inter-diocesan Tribunal.
[24 April 2017]