About

The Scottish Catholic Observer was founded in 1885 and for the last 125 years, it has distinguished itself with quality news coverage. Scotland’s only national Catholic newspaper features ‘Home News’ of the Catholic Church in Scotland as well as regular International Church News, Youth Columns and reports from the Vatican.

Weekly editions contain an opinion page, letters, education and reviews in addition to regular reader competitions.  The paper also lists births, deaths and marriages across Scotland.

The paper carries regular features on Scottish Catholic life and history, weekly columnists alongside a Children’s Liturgy page which explains the liturgy for children.


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Latest edition

P1-FEB-17-17

exclusively in the paper

 

  • SPECIAL 8 page pull out celebrating Catholic education week
  • Our new series on Pilgrimages traces the journey’s of the first pilgrims.
  • Church unite to ask for mercy for refugees
  • Stunning photos of the annual White Mass for health care workers

Previous editions

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