Radio Alba majors on Morning, School, Evening and Night Prayer, and now has recorded Masses on Sunday, and Prayer from Glasgow Churches Together during the week.
It introduces the Sunday and daily readings and, through our half-hour Magazine, draws attention to the good works that the Church and the churches are doing.
radioalba.org schedule for week beginning 4th October
|Daily Times||Tune in to||Duration (minutes)|
Morning Prayer with Oliver of the Glasgow Gaelic School
Canon Bob Hill: next week’s parable for the Scribes and Pharisees
Notes for the daily readings from the Liturgical Calendar
St Roch: a note and a prayer
|12:00 18:00||Lunchtime / Teatime slot – 2 hours
12.00 / 18.00 GCT: Pope Francis and the UN
12.15 / 18.15: An Edited Service by Glasgow Cathedral
12.30 / 18.30 Chatterbox
1.00 / 19.00: a concert with parish liturgical choirs
This week’s Specials will include:
|Times||Tune in to||Duration (minutes)|
|4th October: The radioalba.org Mass is led today by Fr John Carroll, St Mary’s, Pollokshaws with music by psalmist Grace Buckley and the St Mungo Singers.||30|
|Monday to Saturday
|Joan Walsh presents Glasgow Churches Together service quoting from Pope Francis’s Zoom address last week to the United Nations and praying with the Dean of Armagh’s prayer for the UN; music by the St Mungo Singers.
An edited service from Glasgow Cathedral led by the Rev Mark Johnstone with Andrew Forbes, Malcolm Sim and the Cathedral Choir.Chatterbox provides half an hour of news and views from around the churches. Then a concert by parish liturgical choirs.
|Sunday to Saturday
|In our Magazine Jean Swinbank reads from MSF (Doctors without Borders); Annette Carachi reports on a plea by Global Faith leaders for an end to the broken state of European Migration; Joan Walsh reads an address by Pope Francis on healing; and Gerry Fitzpatrick gives some coronavirus news in Africa from Sciaf’s annual report.||30|