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St Francis Xavier pupils’ raise a staggering £57,000 for SCIAF over course of a decade

February 5th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

St Francis Xavier’s Primary School recently added up their contributions to the Scottish Catholic International Aid Fund over the years and discovered the incredible total. £57,749 has been raised by pupils at the school, as they took part in SCIAF’s fundraising work which combines activities to raise money with opportunities to learn about the developing world and global issues including poverty and climate change. “The children of St Francis Xavier’s in Falkirk have raised a fantastic amount of money to help SCIAF’s life-changing work with some of the poorest people in the world,” SCIAF’s Val Morgan said. “They are really helping ... continue reading.
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Giving Motherwell youth a renewed feeling of belonging to the Church

January 29th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

New efforts are underway in Motherwell to spread the light of Christ amongst young people with the reorganisation of youth activity in the diocese.... continue reading.


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St Margaret’s Malawi refuge centre project gets cash boost from St Bartholomew’s parishioners

January 22nd, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Kind-hearted parishioners from St Bartholomew’s Parish in Coatbridge donated over £700 to an Airdrie high school’s project to build a female refuge centre in Mulanje, Malawi.... continue reading.


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St Peter the Apostle students give refugees a Christmas to remember

January 15th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Pupils from a Clydebank school broke the language barrier with some recently settled Syrian refugees this Christmas with the help of a translator and a min-bus full of gifts.... continue reading.


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Young Paisley Catholics and Bishop John Keenan hold discussions about the Faith

December 18th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Out of the mouths of babes was the Biblical message Bishop John Keenan followed in St Luke’s High School last week as children from the school’s cluster gave their thoughts and opinions of the Church.... continue reading.


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Lourdes Secondary’s got real talent

December 11th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Lourdes Secondary in Cardonald played host to a celebration of life as they invited pro-life groups from nearby schools to perform at their talent contest.... continue reading.


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Kick-off of youth mission at St Patrick’s a hit

November 27th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A new youth outreach programme in St Andrews and Edinburgh Archdiocese got under way last weekend at St Patrick’s Church in Cowgate on the Solemnity of Christ the King. ... continue reading.


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Challenges on campus

November 20th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

In this month’s FAITH BY DEGREES, Sean Deighan, the president of Strathclyde University’s Catholic Society, tells the Scottish Network of Catholic Students of the challenges that face voices of faith, hope and charity on modern university campuses... continue reading.


Hats off to Children’s University graduates

November 20th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Catholic pupils in Glasgow were given a taste of the academic life of their elders as they recently graduated from a Children’s University.... continue reading.


Fife pupils join forces to help refugees

November 13th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Pupils at St Andrew’s High School in Kirkcaldy and St Columba’s Primary in Cupar joined forces recently to help refugees in Calais. ... continue reading.


St Ninian’s pupils become Mini Vinnies

November 6th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

St Ninian’s Primary School in Livingston has become the latest primary to sign up to a Society of St Vincent De Paul run programme that encourages young children to help others.... continue reading.



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  • Bishop Hugh Gilbert and Lord David Alton among this years speakers at the Gonzaga lectures.
  • Celtic roots Mass and Celtic Connections reviews.
  • Burns supper at St Mirin’s in Paisley.
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