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'It will sprout branches and bear fruit

and become a noble cedar.

I, the Lord, have spoken, and I will do it.' (Ezekiel 17;22-24)

Cedar of Lebanon

A man throws seed on the land. Night and day, while he sleeps, when he is awake, the seed is sprouting and growing, how he does not know.

(Mark 4;27)

Van Gogh, 'The Sower', 1888, Kröller-Müller Museum

We are encouraged by the Church to reflect on the policies of the various candidates in the light of the Gospel. We are encouraged to cast our vote.

Bishops of Scotland with Archbishop Miguel Maury Buendía,

Apostolic Nuncio to Great Britain

St. Joseph's on Facebook and Instagram!

We have a well established Facebook Group and Instagram page.


We would welcome all members of the Parish community - past, present and hopefully future, to join the group on Facebook and follow the page on Instagram.


You can find our Facebook group by following this link

or by searching for St Joseph's RC Church.


We're on Instagram as @stjosephsrcchurch and you can find us by following this link


Please join us, and share this joining information with your friends and family, as we endeavour to expand our online community.  Many thanks.

Pastoral Letter of the Bishops of Scotland on the 'Assisted Dying' Private Member's Bill.

The Bishops advise us to think carefully about this. 

They distinguish correctly between 'assisted dying' which is palliative care, and assisted suicide or killing which is advocated in the Bill.

To read the Letter, click on the Button below.

 Opening Hours

Helensburgh Community Hub - 116, East Princes Street

Monday: 10am - 12noon; Thurs: 3pm-7pm

Howie Pavilion, Rosneath: Wed. 1pm-3pm

The Archdiocese has created a QR code for each parish. By clicking on the Button below, you can access the QR code to make a donation to St. Joseph's, Helensburgh.  Thank you.

Privacy Statement

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