Psalms for our Times

These psalms are a mixture of Lament and Hope, they all have echoes of the recent and more ancient past, and are offered for use in whichever way encourages or sustains you. Over the coming weeks they will appear on this page in video form (the most recent at the top of the page), you will also find them on New Kilpatrick’s web site and on both our social media channels.

Psalm 11 – Mixing Pot

Another Psalm for our Times from Roddy and Kirstin.

Posted by All Saints, Scottish Episcopal Church, Bearsden on Monday, 6 July 2020
Psalm 10 – Possibilities

Are you ready? Psalm 10 from Roddy and Kirstin.

Posted by All Saints, Scottish Episcopal Church, Bearsden on Tuesday, 30 June 2020
Psalm 10 – Possibilities
Psalm 9 – We Pause

Before the day gets totally underway we take time to pause. The latest psalm from Roddy and Kirstin.

Posted by All Saints, Scottish Episcopal Church, Bearsden on Tuesday, 23 June 2020
Psalm 9 – We Pause
Psalm 8 – To Begin Again

This, the latest of Roddy and Kirstin's psalms. Psalms are honest dialogues with God; honest in celebration and joy but also honest in lament, greinving and despair. For it is often out of the later the former spring forth, death is not the end, it is the doorway to new beginnings.

Posted by All Saints, Scottish Episcopal Church, Bearsden on Tuesday, 16 June 2020
Psalm 8 – To Begin Again
Psalm 7 – Alleluia

Roddy and Kirstin's next psalm Alleluias never die.

Posted by All Saints, Scottish Episcopal Church, Bearsden on Monday, 8 June 2020
Psalm 7 – Alleluia
Psalm 6 – When we've ..

The latest Psalm from Roddy and Kirstin.

Posted by All Saints, Scottish Episcopal Church, Bearsden on Wednesday, 3 June 2020
Psalm 6 – When we’ve …
Psalm 5 – Connections

Roddy and Kirstin's latest psalm, Psalm 5 connecting with God in these times.

Posted by All Saints, Scottish Episcopal Church, Bearsden on Tuesday, 26 May 2020
Psalm 5 – Connections
Psalm 4 – Sing O My Voice

Another new psalm for these times, encouraging us to Sing.

Posted by All Saints, Scottish Episcopal Church, Bearsden on Tuesday, 19 May 2020
Psalm 4 – Sing O my Voice
Psalm 3 – Within the Green Shoots

The 3rd psalm from Roddy and Kirstin. As Spring hits full flight with green shoots all around there still is much sorry and saddness and tiredness of there still being no end in sight, we are reminded that God is still with us.

Posted by All Saints, Scottish Episcopal Church, Bearsden on Tuesday, 12 May 2020
Psalm 3 – Within the Green Shoots
Psalm 2 – Where Have You Gone, O Lord

The second psalm moulded by Roddy and Kirstin.

Posted by All Saints, Scottish Episcopal Church, Bearsden on Tuesday, 5 May 2020
Psalm 2 – Where Have You Gone, O Lord
Psalm 1 – Air Laden with Particles

Roddy and Kirstin have been working together on some Psalms for our Times. Within them will be echoes of the past, recent and ancient. Some will be heavy with lament, others overflowing with hope for the future, most a mixture of both to some degree.Psalm 1 – Air Laden with Particles

Posted by All Saints, Scottish Episcopal Church, Bearsden on Tuesday, 28 April 2020
Psalm 1 – Air Laden with Particles