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Schools rally for education week; new award

March 14th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

To mark the beginning of the important week of faith, St Francis of Assisi Primary, Glasgow, held an assembly to discuss how each pupil could use the talents given to them by God to make the world a better place. During the assembly—which was presented by P5 pupils, who led the school in prayer and read scripture—children from each class were asked to light candles as a symbol of how their ‘light can shine for others to see,’ and the event ended with a look at Pope Francis and how his actions are an example for schoolchildren to aspire ... continue reading.

Caritas celebrations at Rutherglen High School

January 17th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Senior pupils from Rutherglen High School, which caters for children and young adults with additional support needs, have been assisting in their school and parishes as part of this year’s Caritas Award.... continue reading.


Stronger in faith in 2014

January 10th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

The Strong in Faith online discussion forum was launched at the beginning of the Year of Faith in 2012. ... continue reading.


Local business backs Airdrie school’s Malawi work

December 13th, 2013 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

St Margaret’s High School in Airdrie has received a significant boost after a local business pledged a large sum of money to its Malawi partnership project.... continue reading.


St Oswald’s Caritas goal for pupils

December 6th, 2013 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A group of senior pupils from St Oswald’s Secondary School in Glasgow are working hard towards their goal of achieving the 2014 Caritas Award.... continue reading.


Strong in faith – A weekly discussion chaired by young Catholic students

November 1st, 2013 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

DISCUSSION: How should we approach Halloween as Christians?... continue reading.


Mass brings curtain down on St John’s PS, Cumnock

October 18th, 2013 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

The last-ever Mass to be celebrated at Cumnock’s St John’s Primary School proved to be a poignant occasion for staff, pupils and friends of the school.... continue reading.

Archbishop Tartaglia joins staff and pupils at St Maurice’s High School for feast day celebration

October 11th, 2013 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Archbishop Philip Tartaglia of Glasgow joined the community of St Maurice’s High School in Cumbernauld last month as they celebrated the feast of the school’s patron saint.... continue reading.

Holyrood is breaking down barriers

September 27th, 2013 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

As one of more than 2000 pupils and part of Europe’s largest school it would be understandable for any young child to feel a sense of trepidation joining Glasgow’s Holyrood Secondary School, let alone a young pupil with additional support needs.... continue reading.

Strong in Faith: A weekly discussion chaired by our Catholic university chaplaincies

September 20th, 2013 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

DISCUSSION 1: How meaningful do you think it is to fast and pray for peace in Syria?... continue reading.

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