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Pupils make Catholic Education Week a great success

February 24th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

CATHOLIC schools across Scotland joined together in Faith and community to celebrate this year’s Catholic Education Week. Pupils, staff, parishes and other members of local communities marked the annual event, organised by the Scottish Catholic Education Service (SCES), which notes the work and contribution of Catholic schools in the development and formation of students. As part of this year’s theme, ‘Developing as a Community of Faith and Learning’, pupils from St Patrick’s Primary School, Dumbarton invited members of the community into the school to work with them, including Canon Conroy and Caritas pupils from Our Lady and St Patrick’s High School, ... continue reading.
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Ten year high for catholic pupil numbers

December 16th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Pupil numbers at Catholic schools in Scotland are at their highest level for a decade, according to Scottish Government figures.... continue reading.


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Schoolgirls lead way in calling for action to support the world’s persecuted Christians

December 9th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

TWO Catholic schoolgirls from Airdrie last week urged politicians to do more to support persecuted Christians across the world.... continue reading.


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Catholic education about critical engagement, Archbishop says

September 9th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Archbishop Philip Tartaglia has told teachers to dismiss criticisms of Catholic education as a ‘production line’ to produce ‘brainwashed Catholics,’ insisting it is instead a critical engagement with the mystery of faith.... continue reading.


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MOMENTS THAT WILL last a lifetime

August 5th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

When faith comes alive for countless thousands of like-minded young people, it makes for an unforgettable experience, as DANIEL HARKINS discovered among the Scottish pilgrims in Krakow... continue reading.


Catholic teacher is named best in the country

June 17th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A CATHOLIC has been named as the best teacher in Scotland at a national education awards ceremony.... 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.


Australian professor to give Cardinal Winning Lecture

January 29th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A distinguished Australian professor is to give the annual Cardinal Winning Lecture next month on the need for our Catholic educational institutions to have a Catholic ethos and a foundation in the Trinity.... continue reading.



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