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Vacancy: Rector, Holy Trinity Dunoon & St. Paul’s Rothesay

Come and Join Us? We are two forward looking congregations with enthusiastic talented lay teams, based in the beautiful county of Argyll and Bute, only one hour from Glasgow and two hours from Edinburgh, strongly liturgically focused with a love of music in our worship We are looking for a pastoral leader who: can help […]

Vacancy on the Isle of Lewis

There is a vacancy for a Priest-in-Charge on the Isle of Lewis. Please click here for further details. Application pack from Margaret Eaves, St Peter’s Vestry, 7b Vatisker, Back, Isle of Lewis HS2 0JS; meaves30@gmail.com; 01851 820972.

Safeguarding Training

Safeguarding will be provided by the Provincial Protection Officer, Donald Urquhart, on Saturday, 3rd November in Dunoon and on Tuesday, 20th November in Lochgilphead. All Protection Coordinators, Clergy and Vestry members are urged to attend. Please let the Diocesan Office know for catering purposes. Details to follow.

Fruit of the Spirit – Diocesan Retreat

Argyll & The Isles Diocesan Retreat 2018 Now open to all!!! Monday 29th October – Thursday 1st November College of the Holy Spirit & Cathedral of the Isles, Isle of Cumbrae ‘Fruit of the Spirit’ Explore ways to express your prayers and thoughts about scripture throughout these few days through creative journalling. Led by Revd […]

Bishop Anne consecrated in Aberdeen and Orkney

Argyll and The Isles join with prayer and good wishes for Anne Dyer, consecrated Bishop of Aberdeen and Orkney Diocese today (1st March 2018). Below is a message she posted on her new diocesan website yesterday. A Message from the Bishop Elect

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 […]

Diocesan Retreat October 23rd – 26th 2017

Argyll & The Isles Diocesan Retreat – Coming Home to God  led by Alison Clark What does ‘home’ mean to you?  The psalmist says…’I will dwell in the house of the Lord for ever’.  During our time together we will explore through scripture and reflection what it is to dwell with God and for God […]

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 […]