Our Holy Redeemer Church, Stornoway

Our Holy Redeemer Church, Stornoway

Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Scotland Street , Stornoway , HS1 2DS
Local Authority: Western Isles

Church Overview

Much local material – Lewisian Gneiss, Borve pottery, Harris tweed – is used in this white-harled cruciform church, built 2005-07. Impressive tapestry of Our Holy Redeemer by Meg Thompson. Antique oak crucifix donated by the Diocese of Aachen, Germany. Unique oak lectern, presidential chair and curved ash pews, all custom-made and decorated with craved Celtic knot design. Antique brass domed tabernacle, Italian woodcarvings of Christ, Virgin & Child and Stations of the Cross. Fine brass and silver ‘Evangelist’ processional Cross.


Saturday Vigil 6.00pm, Sunday (Sung Mass) 11.00am, Weekdays as announced

Opening Arrangements

Open weekdays 8.00am – 7.00pm, Sundays 10.30am – 7.30pm

Image Gallery

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Our Holy Redeemer Church, Stornoway


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