Christmas services across the Diocese

December 23, 2016

Diocesan Christmas Services 2016

St Andrew’s Cathedral, Inverness

24 December Christingle Service 5:00pm

24 December ‘Midnight’ Choral Eucharist 11:30pm

25 December Eucharist (1970 Rite) 8:15am

25 December Choral Eucharist 10am

26 December Eucharist for St Stephen’s Day 12.30pm

27 December Eucharist for St John the Evangelist’s Day 11.00am

28 December Eucharist for Holy Innocents 11.00am


St Pauls, Strathnairn

24 December Christmas Eve 6.30pm Carol Service by candle light

25 December Christmas Day 10am Family Eucharist

1 January New Year’s Day 11am Eucharist, quiet and reflective


St Columba’s, Nairn

 24 December Messy Church 2-4pm in the Hall

24 December Midnight Mass 11:30pm

25 December Family Eucharist 10:30am


St Columba’s Grantown on Spey

24 December First Eucharist of Christmas 11.15pm

25 December Family Eucharist 10.30am

1 January Untied Service at Cromdale Church of Scotland, 10.30am


Gordon Chapel, Fochabers

24 December Midnight Eucharist     11.30.p.m.

25 December Communion from The Reserved Sacrament 11.00a.m.


 St John’s Rothiemurchus

24 December. First Eucharist of Christmas 11-30p.m

25 December  Family Eucharist 10-30a.m.

26 December, St Stephen, Eucharist 10-30a.m.


St Mary’s, Ullapool: 

24th December Crib Service for young children 5.00pm

24th December Midnight Mass and Blessing of the Crib 11.30pm


St Gilbert’s, Lochinver:

24th December Christmas Eucharist 2.30pm


St Boniface, Achiltibuie:

25 December Christmas Eucharist 11.30am


St Gilbert’s, Kinlochbervie:

24 December Christmas Eucharist 2.30pm


St Mary-by-the-Cross, Tongue

30 December Christmas Eucharist 12 midday


St John’s Arpafeelie

 24 December Crib Service, 5.30pm

25 December Christmas Eucharist 9.45am


St Regulas Cromarty

 25 December Christmas Eucharist 9.45am


St Andrew’s, Fortrose

 24 December Midnight Mass 11.30pm

25 December Eucharist 8.00am

25 December Carols and Eucharist 11.30am


St Maelrubha’s, Poolewe

 24 December Midnight Mass 11.30 p.m.

25 December Holy Eucharist with Christingles for children. 10.30am


Courthill Chapel, Kishorn

24 December Candlelight Carols

25 December Holy Eucharist


St. Michael’s, Dufftown.

24 December Carol Service 4.00pm

25 December Eucharist at 11.00am.


Holy Trinity, Elgin

24 December Children’s Service with an ‘Orienteering’ theme 5.00pm

24 December Midnight Mass at Holy Trinity 11.30pm

25 December Prayer Book Eucharist at Holy Trinity 8.00am

25 December Family Christmas Service with Eucharist 11.00am


St Margaret’s, Lossiemouth

 25 December Sung Eucharist at St. Margaret’s 9.30am


St John the Evangelist, Forres

 24 December Midnight Eucharist 11.30pm

25 December Children’s Service  and Communion 11.00am

29 December  Communion from the Reserved Sacrament 10.00am


St Ninian’s Invergordon

25 December Sung Eucharist 11.00am.


St Maelrhuba’s Lairg

 24 December Service of Lessons and Carols (Lairg Community Centre) 6.30pm

25 December Holy Communion 8.15am


St Finbarr’s Dornoch

24 December Midnight Mass 11.00pm

25 December Communion from The Reserved Sacrament 9.30am


St Andrew’s Tain

24 December Midnight Mass 11.30pm

25 December Communion from Reserved Sacrament


The Crask Inn Mission

28 December Carols at The Crask 2.00pm

 Due to a fire at St. Columba’s in Brora services are cancelled until the New Year, at which point we hope to have temporary accommodation for the congregation.


St Michael & All Angels, Abban Street,Inverness

24 December Midnight Mass 11.30pm

25 December Christmas Family Mass 11.30am
St Mary-in-the-Fields, Culloden


Christmas Eve & Day services No Services as we will be by visiting the Cathedral

1 January 2107  Sunday service 10am to start the new year.


St John the Evangelist, Inverness              

24 December Midnight Mass 11.30pm

25 December Family Communion10.00am


Holy Trinity Keith

24 December Midnight Service 11.30pm


St Marnan’s Aberchirder

25 December Christmas Service 10.30am


Christ Church Huntly

25 December Christmas Service 10.30am


St Ninian’s Glenurquhart

24 December Christmas Eucharist 6.00pm

25 December Christmas Eucharist 11.00am


St John The Evangelist, Wick

24 December Christmas Eucharist 5.30pm

25 December Christmas Eucharist 11.30am