St Margaret's Scottish Episcopal Church, Newlands, Glasgow

St Margaret's Scottish Episcopal Church, Newlands, Glasgow

Denomination: Scottish Episcopal
Address: 353-5 Kilmarnock Road, Glasgow, G43 2DS
Local Authority: Glasgow
Listing: B

Church Overview

Situated in a commanding position, this iconic building, a ‘classic of the Romanesque Revival’, was designed by Dr Peter MacGregor Chalmers and built in stages between 1908 and 1935. A Romanesque-style basilica church with a double apse. The double apses, depicting Christ in Glory and the Descent of the Holy Spirit, are in fine and colourful mosaic.  Stained glass includes three modern windows by John Clark which, with the attractive oak pulpit, choir stalls and organ casing, enhance the ambience and warmth of this beautiful and welcoming building.


Morning Prayer Sunday – Friday (online)

Tuesday said Eucharist 10.00 am

Thursday said Eucharist 7.00 pm

Sunday Sung Eucharist 10.30 am

Opening Arrangements

Office open from 9.30 am until 1.30 pm Mon – Fri

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St Margaret's Scottish Episcopal Church, Newlands, Glasgow


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