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Catholic High School finds new ways to help the homeless

February 14th, 2020 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

YOUNG people from a Glasgow school with innovative ideas have created new ways to help the city’s homeless as part of an enterprise programme. S2 pupils of St Paul’s High School, Pollok, won an award for their excellence in business as part of The Braveheart Challenge, sponsored by Silverburn Shopping Centre. On Wednesday February 5, pupils at the school split into teams to take part in the programme that involved them using business materials to invent a proposal to help their local community. Innovation Each team had professional guidance from a business coach and had access to a team of experts to ... continue reading.
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Healthcare workers thanked for ‘extending God’s work’ at annual Mass

February 14th, 2020 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

The annual Mass, which took place on Sunday February 9, pays homage to the hard work of the people who care for the sick.... continue reading.

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Candlelit service with saints recreates Lourdes experience

February 14th, 2020 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Around 200 gathered at Carfin on February 10 to spend an hour with Sts Mary and Bernadette in preparation of the Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes.... continue reading.


Priests prepare to take on tough topics for Lent talks

February 7th, 2020 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A Rutherglen Church is hosting a series of Lenten talks for young adults, on a range of hot topics including divorce, euthanasia and transgender issues.... continue reading.

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Archbishop says goodbye to Fathers as Religious gather for special Mass

February 7th, 2020 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Archbishop Leo Cushley of St Andrews & Edinburgh paid tribute to a religious community who are set to leave the archdiocese during Edinburgh’s Annual Day for Religious.... continue reading.


Scots clergymen at the heart of translating the Roman Rite

January 17th, 2020 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A Scottish bishop and archbishop returned from the United States last weekend after attending a commission responsible for translating Latin liturgy to English... continue reading.

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School goes the extra mile to help neighbours after fire

January 17th, 2020 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A Catholic high school in Fife is continuing to support senior pupils of a nearby non-denominational school which is being rebuilt after a catastrophic fire in August.... continue reading.

Standing ovation as solicitor receives papal knighthood

January 10th, 2020 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

An Inverness solicitor has been honoured with a papal award for his services to the Church.... continue reading.

Church family comes together for 60th anniversary

January 10th, 2020 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Catholics from near and far travelled to Port Glasgow for the diamond jubilee of a well-loved church.... continue reading.

Clerics urge politicians to ‘go the extra mile’ to restore Stormont

January 3rd, 2020 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Faith leaders in Northern Ireland have issued a statement urging political parties to keep their eyes on the goal of restoring devolution as the talks paused for the Christmas period.... continue reading.

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