Welcome to the homepage of
St John the Evangelist
R.C. Church in Portobello,

A warm welcome awaits you
at all of our services.
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Weekend Masses are as follows:

Saturday Vigil 6.30pm at St John’s

Sunday morning 9.30am at St John’s

Sunday morning 11.15am at our
sister parish of St Mary Magdalene’s
Parish Priest : Father Jock Dalrymple
Telephone Number : 0131 669 5447
St John’s Address : 35 Brighton Place, Portobello, Edinburgh, EH15 1LL
St Mary Magdalene’s Address : Bingham Avenue, Edinburgh, EH15 3HY
Facebook Address : http://www.facebook.com/StjohnsandStMaryMagdalenes
Email Address : stjohnsandstmarymagdalenes@gmail.com
Pastoral Team : Alice Codling, Jennifer Morris and Chris Vinestock

Shared Parish House :
3 Sandford Gardens,
EH15 1LP.
Telephone : 0131 669 5447
Parish Administrator : Karen Blair
Parish Office hours : 10am to 3pm, Tuesday to Friday.

Contact for Hospital Chaplaincy teams
(all denominations)

0131 242 1990 – Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh and Liberton Hospitals

0131 536 0144 – Royal Hospital for Sick Children

0131 537 1400 – Western General Hospital and the Royal Victoria Hospital

0131 537 6516 – The Royal Edinburgh Hospital

01506 522187 - St John’s Hospital, Livingston


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