Newsletter

3rd Sunday of Easter
15th April 2018
Cycle B.


Celebration of the Sacrament of Reconciliation.
This Sacrament is celebrated at the following times,

  • St. David’s, Dalkeith :- Saturday evening from 5.20 p.m. to 5.45 p.m. before Vigil Mass.
  • St. Luke & St. Anne’s, Mayfield :- Saturday morning from 9.30 a.m. before and then immediately after 10.00 a.m. Mass.
  • In either parish, at any suitable time by request.


Parish News and Events.


We welcome into the Church Ariel Thomson and Innes Brown who were baptized last weekend.

Congratulations to John and Irene Kennedy who celebrated the convalidation of their marriage on Tuesday.
We wish them every blessing!

The funeral Mass for Sister Anna Mackie RSCJ will take place on Wednesday at 10 a.m. with reception into St. David’s at 4 p.m. on Tuesday.
Please remember Sister Anna and her family and her sisters in the Society in your prayers.
May she rest in peace.

There will be no other weekday Masses during this week.
For any emergencies during those days, please contact Fr. Basil Clark in Musselburgh on 665 2137.

Rosehill Easter Thanks.
Grateful thanks from all at Rosehill for the many Easter cards, gifts and good wishes they received.

This Sunday (15th April)
Pro-Life Teas & Coffees.
Please come and support us after Mass.

Saturday 21st April 7.30 p.m. - Fundraising Quiz Night.
For Sarah McLeod to go to Swaziland.
St. David's Church hall. BYOB, soft drinks on sale.
Tickets £5, Concessions £3, tickets include pizza.

Next Sunday (22nd April)
Pro-Life Teas & Coffees.
Please come and support us after Mass.

Sunday 29th April - Rosary on the Coast will see thousands of people making a pilgrimage to our coastline to pray for Faith, Life and for true Peace to reign in the hearts of all peoples.
Visit www.rosaryonthecoast.co.uk for details.

Five Mondays with Mary, Mondays 30th Apr. - 28th May
in St. David’s parish room 2.30 – 4 or 7 -8.30.
To register please contact either Winifred Keeves or Sr. Helen.
As we need to order a book for each participant, please register as soon as possible.
Thank you.

Volunteers Please.
The Hall Committee & Pro-Life Group take a break from teas/coffees in July / August.
If you are willing to run simple teas / coffees / biscuits using hall supplies (donations to hall funds) once or twice, so parishioners can mingle after Sunday Mass, please contact Deirdre - names only at the moment please, with dates to be agreed later.
If you wish to run Sunday teas with baking, with donations to your good cause, please contact Deirdre.