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Most Rev Philip Tartaglia, Archbishop of Glasgow, 1951 - 2021

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1349: tabled on 13 January 2021

Tabled in the 2019-21 session.

This motion has been signed by 40 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House notes with sadness the sudden death of the Most Reverend Philip Tartaglia, Archbishop of Glasgow, on 13th January 2021; notes that this date is marked in the Catholic Church as the Feast of St Mungo, the founder and first Bishop of Glasgow, and that Archbishop Tartaglia was considered to be the 40th Successor of St Mungo; further notes that the Archbishop served in that postion since July 2012, having previously been Bishop of Paisley and, since his ordination as a priest in the Church of Our Lady of Good Counsel, Dennistoun in 1975, had served in a number of parishes in Glasgow and as Rector of the Scots College in Rome; recalls his occasional visits to the Palace of Westminster as Archbishop, including his celebration of Mass in the Crypt Chapel on 21st November 2018, marking the centenary of the Education (Scotland) Act 1918 receiving Royal Assent; notes the many tributes paid to him as a wise theologian, and warm-hearted, gentle and generous shepherd of his flock and pastor of souls; and sends its sincere condolences and deepest sympathy to his family, to the Catholic faithful of the Archdiocese of Glasgow and the wider community of Glasgow and Scotland.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

MacNeil, Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
Docherty-Hughes, Martin
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
West Dunbartonshire
Oswald, Kirsten
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
East Renfrewshire
Grant, Peter
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
Glenrothes
Linden, David
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
Glasgow East
Cameron, Dr Lisa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
McLaughlin, Anne
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
Glasgow North East
O'Hara, Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
Argyll and Bute
McDonald, Stewart Malcolm
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
Glasgow South
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
Midlothian
McDonald, Stuart C
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East
Bonnar, Steven
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill
MacAskill, Kenny
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
East Lothian
Chapman, Douglas
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
Dunfermline and West Fife
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
Glasgow South West
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
Falkirk
Thomson, Richard
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
Gordon
Fellows, Marion
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
Motherwell and Wishaw
Cherry, Joanna
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
Edinburgh South West
Brock, Deidre
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
Edinburgh North and Leith
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
Lanark and Hamilton East
Gray, Neil
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
Airdrie and Shotts
Callaghan, Amy
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
East Dunbartonshire
Gibson, Patricia
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
North Ayrshire and Arran
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
Glasgow Central
Dorans, Allan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2021
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Ferrier, Margaret
Independent
Signed on 13 January 2021
Rutherglen and Hamilton West
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2021
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 14 January 2021
Strangford
Doogan, Dave
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2021
Angus
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2021
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Lewell-Buck, Mrs Emma
Labour
Signed on 18 January 2021
South Shields
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 January 2021
Dundee West

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.