The Roman Catholic Parish of St John the Baptist and St Kentigern is a vibrant, family-friendly community of faith serving the north-west of Edinburgh.

On our website you will find news and information about our worship and parish life.  For changes to our regular Mass schedule, current news of parish events and information download our latest weekly newsletter.

We look forward to welcoming you.

Bible Course: “The Big Picture: You, the Bible & God’s Big Plan”. Produced by Catholic Faith Exploration (CaFE) and the Bible Society, this course aims to help people find their place in the big picture of salvation history. There will be 12 sessions in all – 6 sessions during Lent (Wednesdays 7pm, March 4, 11, 18, 25, April 1, 8) and 6 sessions during Easter (provisionally Wednesdays April 22, 29, May 6, 13, 20, Thursday May 28). The book + DVD costs £10. Sign up sheets are provided at the back of the churches if you would like to join the course and order a book.

Calling all musicians! St John’s are looking for musicians to help contribute to Sunday Mass. Can you sing? Can you play a musical instrument? If so, give Barry McAleer a call on 07518 928286 or email barrymcaleer@gmail.com


Sunday Mass:
6.00pm (Saturday Vigil) and
11.30am St John the Baptist
9.30am St Kentigern

Weekday Mass:
Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday
9.30am – St Kentigern
Wednesday & Friday
9.30am – St John the Baptist

Holy Days of Obligation:
As announced

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament:
Saturday: 10.00 – 10.30am
St Kentigern

Sacrament of Reconciliation:
Saturday: 10.00 – 10.30am
St Kentigern
Saturday: 5.15 – 5.45pm
St John the Baptist

How to find us:
for contact details and directions



Ss John the Baptist and Kentigern is a Parish of the Archdiocese of St Andrews and Edinburgh, registered charity No. SCO08540