Candlemas 2021-22

Sunday services at 11am in St Salvator’s Chapel and online as detailed.

Numbers at these services will be restricted in line with Scottish Government Guidelines. Attendance is by reservation only. Further information is available on our Worship webpage, Sunday Service section. Also available on livestream for those unable to attend in person – see ‘Livestream’ section on the Worship webpage.

16 January 2022 Revd Dr Donald MacEwan
University Chaplain
Sermon: My Delight in her


23 January James Roberts
Programme Manager Council of Christians and Jews
Sermon: The Shape of Memory


30 January Revd Andrea Helfritz Price
Minister, Edinburgh: St Michael’s Church of Scotland
Sermon: Calling or Calling it Off?


6 February Revd Paul Whittle
Synod Moderator
United Reformed Church
Preacher: God’s Life-Altering Call


13 February Professor Rachel Muers
Professor of Theology
University of Leeds
Sermon: Growing Trust in an Anxious Season

February Vacation

27 February
Founders & Benefactors
Rt Hon Lord Wallace
Moderator of the General Assembly of Church of Scotland
Sermon: Establishing Justice in the Earth


6 March
First Sunday of Lent
Revd Dr Donald MacEwan
University Chaplain
Sermon: My father was a wandering Aramean…


13 March Revd Charles Sutton
Vicar, All Saints Clifton, Bristol
Sermon: Counting the Stars


20 March Revd Scott McRoberts
Minister, Inverness: St Columba Church of Scotland
Sermon: A changed mind, a full heart


27 March Rt Revd Peter Eagles
Bishop of Sodor and Man
Sermon: The Prodigal Son and the God who welcomes us home


3 April Revd Dr Fiona Douglas
University of Dundee Chaplain
Sermon: The Costliness of Love


10 April Lea Weimann
Environmental Activist
Sermon: Tree of Hope and Times of Crisis


17 April Revd Dr Donald MacEwan
University Chaplain
Sermon: I’ll be there for you


24 April Prof Anthony Reddie
Director of the Oxford Centre for Religion and Culture
Sermon: Telling A New Story


1 May Revd Sam Ferguson
University Assistant Chaplain
Sermon: The Most Important Meal of the Day!


8 May Rt Revd Ian Paton
Bishop of St Andrews, Dunkeld and Dunblane, Scottish Episcopal Church
Sermon: The Good Shepherdess


15 May Revd Dr Donald MacEwan
University Chaplain
Sermon: St Andrews A to Z (and beyond)