Masses outside Lerwick

At present there is only one regular Mass outside of Lerwick: Voe Kirk, 5 miles south of Brae. It is hoped to say Mass on the islands (Fetlar, Yell, Unst, Papa Stour, Fair Isle) in the summer months. The priest is also available for Mass anywhere in Shetland where a congregation of at least four can be assured. Please give the priest at least one week's notice of your request so that week day Masses in Lerwick can be rescheduled.

Voe Kirk, North Mainland

Mass is said in the Church of Scotland Voe Kirk every other Sunday at 8.30 am. This Mass serves Catholics in the North Mainland and on Yell. This church is scheduled for closure in 2019 and Masses will soon be transferred to Cullivoe and Brae.

Next Mass: - 16th December (8.30 a.m.) and Christmas Eve (5.30 p.m.)

Cullivoe Kirk, North Yell

Mass will be said here on Sunday 13th January 2019 at 3 p.m. It is hoped that this will become a monthly event to serve parishioners on Yell, Fetlar and Unst.

Next Mass: - 13th January 2019 (3 p.m.)

Papa Stour Kirk

Mass was celebrated in the old Kirk on Papa Stour on Wednesday 28th February 2018 as part of a parish Lenten Retreat-Day, and on 5th December 2018 for an Advent Retreat Day.

Next Mass: - To be announced.

Sand, West side

There was a Summer Pilgrimage Mass at the ruins of St Mary's Church, Sand (located in the cemetery beside Sand beach) on Tuesday 14th August, the Vigil of the Assumption of Our Lady. There are some pictures on the Photos page.

Haroldswick Methodist Church, Unst

Mass was celebrated at Haroldswick Methodist Church on Sunday 22nd July 2018.

Next Mass: - to be announced.

Fetlar Kirk

Mass was celebrated in the Kirk on Fetlar (North Isles) on Monday 30th April 2018.

Next Mass: - to be announced.

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