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Candlemas

Candlemas

On the 2nd of February, forty days after Christmas, the Church celebrates the Presentation of Lord in the Temple. The story, which accords with the command of the Torah that firstborn sons should be redeemed forty days after birth, having been dedicated to the Lord in...

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Sermon—Fourth Sunday of Advent (The Revd Anne Haselhurst)

I am told that whenever the Gaelic poet Sorley Maclean met a new person, his first question was not, "What do you do? or "Where do you live? but "Who are your people?"  In the tight-knit community of the Western Isles, that might not be too difficult a question, but...

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Anglican Chaplaincy Film Night: Oblivion

Anglican Chaplaincy Film Night: Oblivion

Join the Anglican Chaplaincy this evening for Oblivion, showing in the Rectory at 7:30 pm. Tom Cruise, Morgan Freeman, Andrea Riseborough, and Olga Kurylenko star in what is, according to no-lesser film critic than the Rev Dr Alasdair Coles (Rector and Chaplain), the...

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The Feasts of All Saints and All Souls

The Feasts of All Saints and All Souls

On the first two days of November, the Church celebrates the unity of all the faithful, living and departed, in the care of Jesus Christ and the presence of God. The Feast of All Saints celebrates that "great cloud of witnesses" (Hebrews 12:1) who have entered into...

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Newsletter—Autumn/Advent 2016

Newsletter—Autumn/Advent 2016

The latest edition of the newsletter has now been published. Ramblings from the Rectory Counting beans: resourcing ministry in the third millennium Synod report Year's mind book Afternoon tea—27 August 2016 Do you remember Marjorie Bancroft? The spirituality of...

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Meeting of the Julian Prayer Group, Friday 28th at 4 pm

Meeting of the Julian Prayer Group, Friday 28th at 4 pm

Named for Julian of Norwich, late 14th century author of the Revelations of Divine Love, the Julian Prayer Group is a new association at All Saints' dedicated to exploring contemplative prayer. A meeting will be held in the Rectory at 4pm this Friday, the 28th...

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Newsletter—Assumption-tide 2016

Newsletter—Assumption-tide 2016

The latest edition of the newsletter has now been published. Reflecting on the Trinity by David Brown The Gathering 2016: St Ninian’s Cathedral, Perth The spirituality of wine—part 2 by Gisela H. Kreglinger Summer 2016 charities “The stones would shout out” (Luke...

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Newsletter—Pentecost 2016

Newsletter—Pentecost 2016

The latest edition of the newsletter has now been published. Poem: As if Farewell to Fr Esau and family Congregational Conversations Resumed... with Mrs E. Susan Baxter MBE June Baxter’s Open Garden – 24 April Some introductory musings on the spirituality of wine—part...

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Visit to May Isle – Monday 23 May

Visit to May Isle – Monday 23 May

Places on the ferry are currently still available in order to visit the Isle of May, enjoy the fantastic wildlife, and celebrate Mass in the ruins of the Priory. The boat leaves from Anstruther harbour at 2:00pm and tickets may be booked online. (Photo credit:...

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