Intimations

On this page, you will find the most recent intimations.

Sunday 5 December 2021 – St Andrewstide

This service is being streamed live on YouTube, and will remain available to view via the St Giles’ website or the St Giles’ Cathedral YouTube channel.

Face masks are compulsory while you are inside the church, by the authority of the Minister and Kirk Session. Please help our staff and stewards by ensuring you are wearing yours before you enter.

We are very pleased that we are once again able to sing hymns as a congregation; as you join with the singing please continue to wear your face mask.

During the celebration of the sacrament of Holy Communion, the congregation is invited to come forward to take the bread.

Children’s Activity Packs, for use during church services, are available from the Elders’ room. Any family attending a service can ask a steward for a pack.

St Giles’ at Six today will be given by Songbirds, and Edinburgh-based vocal ensemble directed by Libby Crabtree. You are encouraged to register at http://www.eventbrite.co.uk

The annual Advent Appeal takes place this Sunday and on the next two Sundays, to feed, clothe and shelter needy people in Edinburgh. Donation envelopes are available.

Annual Can Collection: the Neighbourhood Group plan to undertake a can collection of behalf of the Rock Trust on Friday 17th and Saturday 18th December. Collectors are asked to do a one hour slot on Princes Street or in the Old Town. At this stage we are asking anyone who is interested in volunteering to be a collector to contact us via our email address: Neighbourhoodgroup@stgilescathedral.org.uk

If you wish to give thought to the beliefs of Christianity and/or become a member of the congregation of St Giles’, we would like to hear from you: 0131 225 4363 or minister@stgilescathedral.org.uk

Sunday 28 November 2021 – Advent Sunday

This service is being streamed live on YouTube, and will remain available to view via the St Giles’ website or the St Giles’ Cathedral YouTube channel.

Face masks are compulsory while you are inside the church, by the authority of the Minister and Kirk Session.  Please help our staff and stewards by ensuring you are wearing yours before you enter.

We are very pleased that we are once again able to sing hymns as a congregation; as you join with the singing please continue to wear your face mask.

During the celebration of the sacrament of Holy Communion, the congregation is invited to come forward to take the bread.

Children’s Activity Packs, for use during church services, are available from the Elders’ room. Any family attending a service can ask a steward for a pack.

St Giles’ at Six today will be a piano recital given by Nina Savicevic. You are encouraged to register at www.eventbrite.co.uk

The annual Advent Appeal takes place this Sunday and on the next three Sundays, to feed, clothe and shelter needy people in Edinburgh. Donation envelopes are available.

At the service for St Andrew’s Day next Sunday at 11am the plaque commemorating the service to St Giles’ of The Very Rev Gilleasbuig MacMillan will be dedicated.

Annual Can Collection: the Neighbourhood Group plan to undertake a can collection of behalf of the Rock Trust on Friday 17th and Saturday 18th December. This is dependent on being granted a street collection licence by the Council.  Collectors are asked to do a one hour slot on Princes Street or in the Old Town.  At this stage we are asking anyone who is interested in volunteering to be a collector to contact us via our email address:  Neighbourhoodgroup@stgilescathedral.org.uk

If you wish to give thought to the beliefs of Christianity and/or become a member of the congregation of St Giles’, we would like to hear from you: 0131 225 4363 or minister@stgilescathedral.org.uk