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Frequently Asked Questions

If you have a question that you don’t see answered here, please contact us. Send an email and you will receive a brief personal reply. Contact the Parish Office for a more in-depth discussion.

[/et_pb_text][et_pb_accordion admin_label=”FAQ”][et_pb_accordion_item title=”How can I get to Saint Margaret of Scotland Church?”] St. Margaret of Scotland Parish is located at 310 Mansfield Avenue in Green Tree, Pennsylvania. View a map showing our location and get driving directions. If you are coming into Green Tree from Greentree Road: Turn onto Mansfield Avenue.  The church is on your right.  If you are coming into Green Tree from downtown Pittsburgh: Proceed through the Fort Pitt Tunnel and merge onto the Parkway, I-279 South. Take exit 4A and bear left.  Turn right onto Mansfield Avenue. The church is on your left. If you are coming into Green Tree from the Pittsburgh Airport: Proceed on I-279 North toward Pittsburgh.  Take exit 4A.  Turn left onto Greentree Road and left onto Mansfield Avenue.  The church is on your right. [/et_pb_accordion_item][et_pb_accordion_item title=”Where do I park for Mass?”] parking-aerialThere are a variety of options for parking during mass times.  There are spot available in front and behind the school as well as near the Rectory. Please note:  Green Tree Borough that the police will be issuing parking citations to anyone violating the No Parking zones in the parking lot. It is a law that these areas must be available to emergency vehicles at all times. Thank you for your co-operation! [/et_pb_accordion_item][et_pb_accordion_item title=”Do you have a map of the parish buildings?”] View a diagram showing the parish buildings. [/et_pb_accordion_item][et_pb_accordion_item title=”How can I/we become members?”] Contact the parish office. [/et_pb_accordion_item][et_pb_accordion_item title=”What do I need to do to have my baby baptized?”]

Baptism is celebrated by appointment on the second and fourth Sundays of the month after the 12:15 p.m. Mass.  A reflection on the gift of the Sacrament of Baptism is provided monthly for parents in the Parish Office.  It may be attended before or after the birth. Call the Coordinator of Religious Education to register: 412.921.1613.

[/et_pb_accordion_item][et_pb_accordion_item title=”I’m engaged, what do I need to do next to start planning my wedding?”] The Sacrament of Marriage is more than a wedding day; it is a lifetime of committed love and so requires a period of spiritual preparation. Arrangements must be made at least six (6) months in advance of the anticipated date by contacting one of the priests. A date will not be set until a couple has met with the priest. [/et_pb_accordion_item][et_pb_accordion_item title=”How can I find a church while I’m on vacation?”] Use www.masstimes.org to find a church anywhere in the United States.  Type in the address or city you are visiting to see a list of surrounding parishes and their Mass schedules. [/et_pb_accordion_item][et_pb_accordion_item title=”What are the Holy Days of Obligation?”]



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Moveable Feasts 2015

  • Ash Wednesday (Wednesday, February 18)
  • Palm Sunday (Sunday, March 29)
  • Holy Thursday (Thursday, April 2)
  • Good Friday (Friday, April 3)
  • Holy Saturday (Saturday, April 4)
  • Easter Sunday (Sunday, April 5)
  • Divine Mercy Sunday (Sunday, April 12)
  • Pentecost Sunday (Sunday, May 24)
  • Trinity Sunday (Sunday, May 31)
  • Corpus Christi (Sunday, June 7)
  • Sacred Heart of Jesus (Friday, June 12)
  • First Sunday of Advent (Sunday, November 29)