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Welcome to the Official Site of Paisley Abbey

From its foundation in 1163 to the present day - worship in Paisley Abbey has been offered to God and hospitality extended to all pilgrims and visitors.
 
 
Paisley Abbey has as its core aims:
  • To offer worship to God, Father, Son and Holy Spirit.
  • To welcome in Christ's name all who visit the Abbey for whatever reason.
  • To witness to the love of God within the community of Paisley.   
Paisley Abbey is a parish church of the Church of Scotland and the 'mother church' of Paisley.
 

 

PLEASE SUPPORT PAISLEY ABBEY

THROUGH THE PRESENT PANDEMIC

AND MAKE A DONATION TODAY 

Paisley Abbey continues to serve the people of Paisley and beyond through Sunday Services, albeit it with limited numbers allowed, and through caring for those in need of pastoral support. However, there is now no income from the hire of our buildings for events, concerts and meetings, no income from the gift shop and coffee shop, no donations from visitors.

The Church of Scotland has set up a way in which donations can be made either to the general funds of the Church, which have also been severely impacted by Coronavirus, or to an individual congregation such as Paisley Abbey. Simply click on the 'Donate' link below, scroll down the page, fill in ‘Gift Aid’ details if appropriate, and then, donate. THANK YOU. 

 

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Resumption of Sunday Worship April 2021


The easing of some restrictions means we are able to

resume congregational worship on a Sunday, with two services

taking place at 10.30am and 12noon. Booking a place at a service

is essential and this must be done in advance. There are still

limitations on numbers attending, social distancing and the

wearing of facemasks is also required, congregational singing is

not permitted at the moment. These measures will be in place for

the foreseeable future.


Booking a place at a service should be made by 2pm on the

Thursday prior to the Sunday service by emailing

info@paisleyabbey.org.uk or leaving a message and contact

details on 0141 889 7654Please note the office will be operating

on reduced hours and we will confirm your booking as soon as

possible.


The Abbey will not be open during the week for visitors and the

Gift Shop and Cafe remain closed at this time.

 

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H.R.H The Prince Phillip,

Duke of Edinburgh

1921- 2021

 

 Prince Philip gets final wish after asking Queen to 'stick me in the back of a Land Rover' | JOE.co.uk

 

   We are deeply saddened to learn of the death of  

His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

There will be a time to formally mark this happening.

However, for now, we continue to offer prayers for

Her Majesty The Queen and members of the

Royal Family and for the generation that will grieve the

passing of an era of personal devotion and outstanding

service to Queen and country.

 

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Paisley Abbey Ministry Vacancy


The vacancy has arisen following the retiral of our previous minister who has led us for over 32 years.  We have been given permission by Clyde Presbytery to call a new minister on unrestricted tenure.

We are looking for a Minister who will lead us into the future in our new environment whilst respecting our history and musical tradition. The Abbey is a community-based church at the heart of Paisley.  The Abbey Minister plays an important and active role in civic events such as Armed Forces Day, Royal Visits, Kirking of the Council and other special services.

If you feel this role would be of intertest to you, please click the link below, where a copy of the Parish Profile, with relevant contact details, can be found.

 
                Paisley Abbey Parish Profile

 The_Paisley_Abbey_Church_Profile.pdf


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April Edition of Abbey Herald 

 

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The Fourth Cloister

Paisley Abbey is aiming to create an inspirational space that is open and welcoming to all the people of Paisley. Acting as a catalyst for the regeneration of Paisley, it is a hugely ambitious effort to restore the Abbey to its 15th century footprint and to expand the facilities available for community use.

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