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Thy Kingdom Come

Thy Kingdom Come is the worldwide wave of prayer which last year reached 116 countries and in which the support of so many countries has been fantastic, beginning of Ascension Day, May 30th and running until Pentecost on June 9th.  

New priest for Stornoway

We are delighted to announce that ….. The Reverend Canon Peter Moger has been appointed to the charge of St Peter’s, Stornoway and St Moluag’s, Eoropaidh, Isle of Lewis. Peter and his wife Heather’s move date to Lewis is 1st November 2019 to settle in Stornoway in the Autumn. Peter comes from York Minister where […]

New Priest for Cowal

The Rev David Railton has been appointed as the new Rector for the linked Charges of Holy Trinity, Dunoon and St Pauls, Rothesay. David Railton is currently Vicar of Blackwell and Coniscliffe Parishes, Darlington in the Diocese of Durham. In preparing to take up his appointment just after Easter David says “My wife, Sarah and […]

Diocesan Conference & Synod

All members of the Diocese were invited to attend the Diocesan Conference and Synod . The Conference with keynote speaker Rev Richard Tiplady, took place at the Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS), Dunstaffnage on Tuesday, 12th March. The Diocesan Synod was constituted on Tuesday, 12th March 2019 at the Syonod Eucharist in St John’s […]

Christmas Services

Will be updated during November

A New Provost for St John's Cathedral Oban

A New Provost for St John’s Cathedral Oban

A New Provost for St John’s Cathedral Oban Today (Sunday 11th February 2018) it was announced that, subject to final checks, a new Provost has been appointed for St John’s Cathedral, Oban. The Provost of Oban is also the Rector of St James’ Ardbrecknish and a gathered congregation that meets at Kilbrandon. Bishop Kevin says, […]

The Revd Amanda Fairclough - Priest/Evangelist for West Highland Region & Centre of Mission

The Revd Amanda Fairclough – Priest/Evangelist for West Highland Region & Centre of Mission

20th July 2017: The licensing of Amanda Fairclough by Bishop Kevin, Argyll and The Isles, as priest in charge of the Scottish Episcopal Church charges in the West Highlands and the Ordained Lead Evangelist in the Centre of Mission: a partnership between the diocese and Church Army.  The service was held at St Mary’s Glencoe.  It was […]

2017 Discipleship: Living Our Vision

Resources available for download here. Please contact the diocese for more information or guidance.‎

Rev Canon Hugh Lee RIP

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of the Rev Canon Hugh Lee. He died on Sunday 21st May after a few weeks of illness. In 2014 Hugh was made an Honorary Canon of the Cathedral of the Isles, Cumbrae, after serving as Synod Clerk to Argyll and The Isles (2004-2014) and […]

Rev Ken Skipper RIP

It is with sadness that we announce the death of Rev Ken Skipper who was for some years the Priest at St Columba’s on the Isle of Islay. Ken died peacefully on 7th May at home in Lincolnshire with his family. The funeral service will take place at 2pm on Saturday, 20th May at St […]