• Welcome to St. Margaret’s Parish  Lochgilphead
    The parish which is part of Argyll and the Isles Diocese serves the Roman Catholic community of Lochgilphead and Inveraray on the mainland of Scotland as well as the Isles of Jura and Colonsay.

    Sunday Mass
    St. Margaret at 10:00am
         All Saints at 12:30pm

    Weekday Mass
    Normally St. Margaret's at 10:30am

    but please check by clicking here.

    Weekday services are subject to change at short notice.

    Parish Priest of St. Margaret's Lochgilphead,
    and All Saints Inveraray


    You can help ZamScotEd SCIO, our parish charity, raise money for a new classroom in our school in Zambia, by donating directly to our campaign page -

    at Justgiving.

    For more information visit Facebook page here

    RC Diocese of Argyll and the Isles, Charity Registration 
    No. SC002876


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    "Being disciples means being called to see others
     from the perspective of an eternal unflinching, unalterable love".

    Rowan Williams.


    12 November 2012

    Bishop Brian McGee. A warm welcome to Bishop Brian who will be with us today. Bishop Brian will say mass in Lochgilphead and Inveraray, and will have a question and answer session with you the people from 4pm till 5pm this afternoon in Lochgilphead Parish Hall.

    Pastoral Formation, Next weekend there will be as second collection for the work of Pastoral Formation in the diocese. Please be as generous as you can.

    R.I.P. Thomas Welch, It is with great sadness that I inform you of the death of Thomas Welch. Thomas has borne his illness of Cystic Fibrosis with great determination and dignity. Our love and prayers go out to Lauren and Lomond. Karen and David, and Jonathan, Katy and Rebecca, at this time. There will be a Requiem Mass for Thomas on Thursday the 16th of November at 6pm. On Friday there will be a service in Lochgilphead Parish Church at 12am. May he sleep in peace, and rise in glory.

    Winter Fair, Many thanks to all who helped with donations and their time to make our Winter Fair such a success. We will have a final total next Sunday of the amount raised.

    Zam- Scot-Ed, There will be coffee morning next Saturday the 17th of November from 10am -12noon, for the continuing good work of the school and it's pupils in Zambia.

    Rehearsing new liturgical music, The next rehearsal for New Liturgical Music will be on Tuesday the 14th of November at 7.00pm. All are welcome.

    An open invitation is extended to you for a quiet time each Tuesday at 12.30pm in Christ Church, Bishopton Road, Lochgilphead. All are very welcome.

    Job opportunity - Diocesan Secretary (£18,000 P/A). The RC Diocese of Argyll and the Isles is seeking to recruit a Diocesan Secretary, based in the Diocesan Offices in Oban. This is an important full-time post (35 hours), which will provide full secretarial support to the Bishop as well as admin and secretarial support to the Diocesan and Curia Offices. Please see Church the notice board, H1Jobs or visit the Diocese website at www.rcdai.org.uk for further information.

    Our prayer group will meet as usual on Wednesday at 7pm in St. Margaret's.