radioalba schedule for the week of the 15th October 2017 christian 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.


the morning half hour at 8 o’clock is repeated every 30 minutes until 12 noon.
08.00: Morning Prayers this week are led by Brendan Gill, Donald McInnes, Gerry Fitzpatrick, Pat Graham SND, Stephen Eric Smyth, 
and Mary Bradley
. Music is provided by the St Mungo Singers with cantors Grace Buckley, Catriona Glen, Helen Healy, and Elspeth Glasgow, with organist Jane McKenna, harpists Noel Donnelly and Teresa Irving, Violinist Clare O’Neil and Whistler John Allan.

08.15: MP for schools today is given by St Vincent’s Primary, East Kilbride with music for the verse from ‘Acts’ by Catriona Glen and the Lord’s Prayer by Magdalen MacInnes.

08.20: Canon Hill comments on Matthew 22: 15-21- on the perennial issue of tax or tribute – to Caesar or to God?
08.25: Catherine Walker leads us in praying for the sick, with a reading by Stephen Eric Smyth.

lunch time half-hour
12.00: This week the SCO team looks at an amazing landmark for a Scottish Catholic charity, looks at how the Church can help solve the Catalonia crisis and looks at how the Church is turning it’s back on fossil fuels.
12.15: in prayer with the bereaved

12.30: archive music
18.00: lunch time half-hour repeated
18.30: archive

the evening hour is at 20.00 and is repeated at 21.00 and 22.00

20.00: Evening Prayer is led by Gerry Fitzpatrick. Music is provided by the St Mungo Singers with organist Jane McKenna.
20.20: In our Magazine this week Gerry Fitzpatrick reads Archbishop Fitzgerald’s address to the Scottish Parliament. and advertises two autumn ecumenical conferences; then a modern vernacular Introit introduces Chris McDonnell’s article from the Catholic Times about Pope Francis’ recent Letter on the responsibility of the Conference of Bishops for the liturgy; and “Mary Molloy – reads about the mission and ministry of Tom Allan – ‘Christianity has to do with love ‘
20.50: Night Prayer is led by John Campbell, Phil McSherry, Catherine Walker, Mary Molloy, David Smith, Patricia McGlinchey, and Gerry Devlin