schedule for radioalba.org  during the week of 15th December

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 today comes  from Liz Crumlish of the Church of Scotland and is read by Robin Green and Christine Johnstone; and then by Gerry Fitzpatrick and by Annette Carachi of the Roman Catholic Church), school prayers ( this week A Morning Prayer for Advent from Our Lady of the Rosary Primary School 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 4th Sunday of Advent,and we hear a short introduction to the daily readings from the Lectionary. Then  at 7.25 (and hourly) another Reflection on ‘Why Me’ by Liz Adam; .  At 7.30: (and hourly)  In our Magazine  Denis McBride continues with his introduction to  the Gospel of Matthew;  Ron Ferguson reflects on Advent; and Christine  Johnstone reads Profound Wisdom or Hate Speech – by the Very Rev John Chalmers in Life and Work; we hear of Human Trafficking in Tanzania – By Brother Elvis from The Missionaries of Africa,and we conclude with an Advent poem by Michael Martin.

The Lunchtime Hour (12.00) includes news, prayer with the Bereaved,  

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 David Smith and by Michael Martin with  Grace Buckley  as Psalmist, the St Mungo Singers, Noel Donnelly as Harpist, with Jane McKenna and Jacqueline Barrett as organists.’