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Prayers for Bishop Nolan following heart attack
August 19th, 2016 | 0 COMMENTS
Galloway bishop recovering after health scare
Catholics from across Scotland have been praying for Bishop William Nolan of Galloway after he had a heart attack last week. 62 year old Bishop Nolan, who is making a good recovery, went to hospital after complaining of chest pains at his home in Ayr last Friday morning. After calling for paramedic assistance he was transferred by ambulance to Hairmyres Hospital in East Kilbride, where he has had a stent. He was later transferred to Wishaw General, close to where he has family and released from hospital to recuperate with them on Monday. He continues to make good progress. Catholics in parishes in Galloway Diocese and across Scotland were praying for him at Mass last Sunday. Two of his fellow bishop urged their flocks to pray for Bishop Nolan. Bishop John Keenan of Paisley said: “I have asked our priests and religious for prayers. Please God he can make a full and speedy... continue reading.