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Students come together for Mass to start academic year

October 14th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

STUDENTS from across the St Andrews & Edinburgh Archdiocese came together at St Margaret’s Chapel, Edinburgh, to celebrate Mass commemorating the start of the academic year. The Mass, on October 4, was celebrated by Archbishop Leo Cushley of St Andrews & Edinburgh, alongside Fr Dermot Morrin OP, Chaplain to University of Edinburgh; Fr John O’Connor OP Assistant Chaplain at the university; Stirling University Chaplain Fr Andrew Kingham; and Chaplain of St Andrews University Fr Michael John Galbraith, who also acted as Master of Ceremonies. “I think it’s important to meet other students from all over the Archdiocese and it’s important as ... continue reading.

Chloe waves goodbye to flowing locks for charity

September 30th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

CHLOE Carmichael, an S4 pupil at St Andrew’s and St Bride’s High School in East Kilbride put herself through a hair raising experience—chopping ten inches off her locks to raise money for cancer charities.... continue reading.


Holyrood marks 80 years of progress

September 23rd, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

ARCHBISHOP Philip Tartaglia joined current and former pupils and staff of Holyrood Secondary School as the school community marked its 80th anniversary.... continue reading.


Teacher prepares for month-long stint in Malawi

August 26th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

By Dan McGinty and Amanda Connelly... continue reading.


Baby Maria brings WYD home to Scotland

August 19th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

At a closing Mass in Krakow, Pope Francis told more than a million people that World Youth Day continues tomorrow in your homes—and one Motherwell pilgrim took his words literally as he arrived back in Scotland to welcome his new baby girl into the world.... continue reading.


Youngsters grill Archbishop on Faith

June 24th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Archbishop Leo Cushley may have served two Popes as a senior Vatican official but he met his match recently in the form of questioning schoolchildren from Holy Cross Primary in Edinburgh.... continue reading.


Fair play to EK school for its FairTrade, Traidcraft support

June 3rd, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

An East Kilbride Catholic school has been celebrated as one of the best in the country at fighting poverty through trade.... continue reading.

Actually, class, it IS rocket science

May 27th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

BUDDING space biologists from St Helen’s Primary School in Bishopbriggs reached for the stars as they embarked on a voyage of discovery by growing seeds that have been into space.... continue reading.

The time has come to start meeting with young Catholics

May 20th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Michael Kearns looks at evangelisation for the Scottish Network of Catholic Students in this month’s FAITH BY DEGREES column... continue reading.

Blantyre primary backs children helping children

May 13th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Children helping children was the message pupils at St Joseph’s Primary in Blantyre learned recently after raising hundreds of pounds for Missio Scotland.... continue reading.

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