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The time has come to start meeting with young Catholics

May 20th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

This is our final Faith by Degrees for the academic year, to reconvene after summer. I hope that readers enjoy these monthly insights from Catholic students, and that a fuller picture is being drawn of a thriving area of the Church’s life in this country. Within the Scottish Catholic Network of Student (SNCS), there are a diversity of older, more established chaplaincies as well as brand new, fledgling outfits, with others lying on the spectrum in between. What is uniform, however, is that the story of student Catholicism in Scotland in 2016 is becoming an unbridled success. I cannot stress ... 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.


Young female students united in a divine grace

April 22nd, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Elaine Gabrielle Tsui of Edinburgh University writes about a new women’s group and female spirituality for the Scottish Network of Catholic Students in this month’s FAITH BY DEGREES column... continue reading.


Young artists in Motherwell get unique insight into the lives of the autistic

April 15th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Young artists from Our Lady’s High School in Motherwell were given an insight into the lives of people with autism as they took part in an innovative project.... continue reading.


St Benedict’s Primary pupils have fun learning about the link between having a healthy mind and a healthy body

April 8th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Youngsters from St Benedict’s Primary School in Easterhouse have been brushing up on their culinary skills as they seek to prove the link between a healthy diet and a healthy mind.... continue reading.


Clydebank students on eight-mile walking pilgrimage to Glasgow

April 1st, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

STUDENTS at St Peter the Apostle High School in Clydebank followed the words of Pope Francis as they walked an almost eight-mile long pilgrimage to the Holy Door of Mercy at St Andrew’s Cathedral in Glasgow.... continue reading.


Faith, hope and charity at Glasgow Caledonian

March 18th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

The Scottish Network of Catholic Students in their FAITH BY DEGREES column this month let students from the brand new Catholic Society at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU), tell their story and stress the need to be beacons of Christ’s love... continue reading.


Gold medal for Trinity High’s charity work

March 4th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Pupils from a Rutherglen school have been inspired by a Catholic charity to help out the homeless—and have been rewarded for their efforts with a visit from a Paralympian athlete.... continue reading.

Double celebration at Crieff primary

February 26th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Pupils and staff of St Dominic’s Primary in Crieff had much to celebrate this month as they marked the 125th anniversary of the school and the 800th year of the Domincan Order instrumental in its creation.... continue reading.

Meaning of chastity: More than talking about sex…

February 19th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Charlotte Brown of Stirling University writes on purity on campus for the Scottish Network of Catholic Students in its FAITH BY DEGREES column this month... continue reading.

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

February 5th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Children at a primary school in Falkirk have become a shining example of Gospel values to their peers after raising a staggering £57,000 for SCIAF over the last decade.... continue reading.

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  • Our Lady of Fatima celebrations in Carfin.
  • Beware the false secular utopia, says Peter Kearney.
  • Hugh McLoughlin says that the Holyrood election results poses challenges for the Church.
  • Senior students from five Scottish schools are preparing for a trip to India next month to help raise the profile of a charity that works with disabled people.
  • Pauline bookstore in Glasgow on the move to St Enoch’s Square.

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