If you or anyone you know is in need of assistance during this time please contact us via the parish email (parish.turnhouse@gmail.com) or phone (0131 334 1693).

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


Some measures remain in place to reassure and keep safe all who come to church. These include:

  • Masks – Wearing face coverings (under 12s exempt)
  • Sanitise hands on entry
  • Space – respectful of others space
  • Fresh Air – Opening of all doors and windows for ventilation will continue so wrap up warm as the air chills!


Synod 2021-2023: Parish Synod Meetings

  • Saturday 15th January, 10.30am, St Kentigern’s Church Hall
  • Saturday 19th February, 10.30am, St John the Baptist’s Church Hall
  • Further details and on how to sign up for the meetings can be found here

Pastoral Letter from the Bishops of Scotland




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

Sacrament of Reconciliation:
Saturday: 10.00 – 10.30am
St Kentigern
Saturday: 5.15 – 5.40pm
St John the Baptist

How to find us:
for contact details and directions

New to the Parish?
Please let us know who you are by completing a Parish Registration Form

To make your weekly/monthly donation by direct banking, use the form below:
Bank Standing Order form
Do please Gift Aid if you can:
Gift Aid Declaration form

Return completed forms to the Parish. Thank you.

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Click here if you would like to make an online donation to the parish. Thank you!

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