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Find out what’s on and what’s been happening at Canongate Kirk, the Kirk of Holyroodhouse and Edinburgh Castle.   Download the latest Newsletter for October.  Read about our Fellowship Gathering programme for 2019.  Read a selection of recent sermons  and the 2019 letter for All Saints.


Harvest Thanksgiving 2019

Grateful thanks are due to everyone who contributed one way or another to last Sunday’s appeal for food, toiletries and cash to help the homeless. Over £400 was raised to help support Canongate Kirk’s commitment to feeding the homeless in the coming winter months, and Streetwork, the resource centre in Holyrood Road, was delighted to receive our substantial donations of food and toiletries.


Men of The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards ride past their Regimental Kirk as part of Edinburgh’s Riding of the Marches on Sunday 15th September 2019.


The Earl and Countess of Forfar meet with members of the Governor of Edinburgh Castle’s team after attending Canongate Kirk on Sunday 11th August 2019


Darkness and silence fall in Canongate Kirk after a Bach Ensemble of Edinburgh concert


Visit of HM The Queen to Canongate Kirk on Sunday 30th June 2019

Photos courtesy of Rob McDougall.

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