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Duddingston Kirk, Edinburgh



Sunday Services at 10 am and 11.30 am

What’s On


The Garden Roomis closed until Thursday 1 March 2018.


Guided Tours telling the history of Duddingston Kirk

are available by appointment.



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October 2017

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Sunday 22 October

Morning  Worship

10  am and 11.30 am in the Kirk

Crèche and Sunday Club during the 10 am service.

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Tuesday 24 October

Christian Conference in Berlin and Wittenberg – Celebrating 500 Years of the Reformation

7 to 9 pm in the Church Hall

Slide-talk by David Fleming organised by the Third-Tuesday Group.

Free event with refreshments. All welcome.

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Wednesday 25 October

Stillness Service

10 to 10.30 am in the Kirk

For those who seek a time of quiet.

Open to all who want to take time in the midst of busy lives to be with God.

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Saturday 28 October

Fresh Start Coffee Morning

10  am and 12 noon in the Church Hall

Our second ’Coffee Morning with a Difference’.

Leave your money at home and ‘pay’ for your refreshments by donating items for Fresh Start’s Starter Packs for the homeless.

Examples of goods to donate: cleaning materials, washing up liquid, dish cloths, tea towels, mugs, tumblers, hand soap, shower gel, kitchen utensils and food containers

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Sunday 29 October

Morning  Worship with Holy Communion

10  am and 11.30 am in the Kirk

Crèche and Sunday Club during the 10 am service.

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 Tuesday 31 October

An Evening with Millie

7 to 8 pm

A Hallowe’en themed evening with well-known storyteller Millie Grey.

Tickets: £5

 

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November 2017

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Wednesday 1 November

Stillness Service

10 to 10.30 am in the Kirk

For those who seek a time of quiet.

Open to all who want to take time in the midst of busy lives to be with God.

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Thursday 2 November

The Arts and Crafts Movement in Scotland

7.30 pm in the Millar Hall

A talk by Annette Carruthers

Free but donations welcome for Dr Neil’s Garden Trust

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Saturday 4 November

World Church Craft Fair

12 noon to 4 pm in the Church Hall

Come and buy some original gifts.

All proceeds to educational projects in the Third World.

Refreshments on sale, including filled rolls.

Admission £1

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Sunday 5 November

Morning  Worship

10  am and 11.30 am in the Kirk

Crèche and Sunday Club during the 10 am service.

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Memorial Service

3 pm in the Kirk

An act of worship to remember those whom we have loved.

At the service the names of those being remembered will be read out.

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Sunday 5 to Sunday 12 November

Shoebox Collection Week

Filled shoeboxes for the Samartian's Purse Operation Christmas Child appeal may be brought on:

Sunday 5 November: 9.30–10 am and 10–11.30 am (Kirk or Church Hall)

Monday 6 to Friday 10 November: 7–8 pm (Church Hall)

Sunday 12 November: 10.20–10.45 am (Kirk or Church Hall)

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Wednesday 8 November

Stillness Service

10 to 10.30 am in the Kirk

For those who seek a time of quiet.

Open to all who want to take time in the midst of busy lives to be with God.

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Sunday 12 November

Remembrance Service

10.50  am  in the Kirk

After the service (approximately 12 noon) a wreath will be laid at the War Memorial at the junction of Old Church Lane and Duddingston Road West.

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Tuesday 14 November

Garden Club

7.15 pm in the Church Hall

Visitors welcome. Refreshments served.

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Wednesday 15 November

Stillness Service

10 to 10.30 am in the Kirk

For those who seek a time of quiet.

Open to all who want to take time in the midst of busy lives to be with God.

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Sunday 19 November

Morning  Worship

10  am and 11.30 am in the Kirk

Operation Christmas Child Shoeboxes Dedication Service

Crèche and Sunday Club during the 10 am service.

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Tuesday 21 November

Remembering the Pictures

7 to 9 pm in the Church Hall

An evening recalling cinemas of bygone days with a 1996 film, made locally and featuring some interesting Edinburgh characters
 talking about their memories of going to the movies.

Event organised by the Third-Tuesday Group.

Free event with refreshments. All welcome.

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Wednesday 22 November

Stillness Service

10 to 10.30 am in the Kirk

For those who seek a time of quiet.

Open to all who want to take time in the midst of busy lives to be with God.

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Saturday 25 November

National Prayer Day

Together We Pray is a national prayer initiative,
running from September 2017 to May 2018,
calling the Church to come together in prayer.
This year, the General Assembly asked the Church
 to focus on praying for God to renew us
and particularly to pray as we think about priorities for the future
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Find out more here.

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Sunday 26 November

Morning  Worship

10  am and 11.30 am in the Kirk

Give a Day’s Pay: Christian Aid donation day
(Our annual appeal on the Sunday nearest to St Andrew’s Day)
Crèche and Sunday Club during the 10 am service.

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Walking Group AGM

  11.15 am in the McGregor Room (Church Hall)

Annual General Meeting followed by short walk.

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Wednesday 29 November

Stillness Service

10 to 10.30 am in the Kirk

For those who seek a time of quiet.

Open to all who want to take time in the midst of busy lives to be with God.


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December 2017

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Sunday 3 December

Morning  Worship

10  am and 11.30 am in the Kirk

Gifts for the homeless will be received today.

Crèche and Sunday Club during the 10 am service.

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Wednesday 5 December

Stillness Service

10 to 10.30 am in the Kirk

For those who seek a time of quiet.

Open to all who want to take time in the midst of busy lives to be with God.



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