radioalba.org schedule for the week of the 8th December 2019

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radioalba.org is an ecumenical, internet-based radio which promotes prayer and news of good things happening in the churches and among people of faith.  It is sponsored by Glasgow Churches Together, by ACTS, and by the music Committee of the Archdiocese of Glasgow.

 

 

from 7.00 a.m. radioalba.org provides lots of prayer: 

(Morning Prayers ((Morning Prayer for the 2nd week of Advent is read by Robin Green and Christine Johnstone and was written by Janet Fogie of the Church of Scotland;  then by Hugh Kelly and Gerry Fitzpatrick of the Roman Catholic Church), school prayers ( this week A Morning Prayer for Advent with Abigail McDonald of St Ninian’s High School, Eastwood with music by Catriona Glen), and Advent Evening and Night Prayers),  bible commentaries and news both in the morning and the evening.  Special items this week can be found daily  at 7.20 (and hourly till noon) as  ‘Canon Bob Hill comments  on the Gospel of the 3rd Sunday of Advent – taken from Matthew 11:2-11, and we hear a short introduction to the daily readings from the Lectionary. Then  at 7.25 (and hourly) an Advent greeting by Canon David Wallace on behalf of Glasgow Churches Together.  At 7.30: (and hourly)  In our magazine Fr Denis McBride continues with St Matthew’s Gospel; then Liz Adam gives us the Letter for the Election from the Bishops Conference of Scotland;  and Joe Docherty reads an article from the Comboni Missions on Working Together bears fruit.

The Lunchtime Hour (12.00) includes news, prayer with the Bereaved,  a program on some psalms for Advent, Christmas and the Epiphany, and music from Taize.

The archive then lasts until 6.00 when we repeat the Lunchtime Hour.

The Evening Hour at 8.00 (repeated at 9.00 and 10.00) brings us Vespers, Magazine and Compline.  ‘Vespers this week are led by Catherine Walker, with Annette Carachi, and by Michael Martin with Noel Donnelly and Grace Buckley  as Psalmists, the St Mungo Singers, Noel Donnelly as Harpist, with Jane McKenna and Jacqueline Barrett as organists.’  The Magazine is as in the morning, and the Night Prayers change daily.