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Oban launch for Catholic Education Week

February 10th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Catholic Education Week 2017 has been launched in St Columba’s Primary School in Oban—beginning one of the year’s most important calendar events for Catholic schools and the Church in Scotland. St Columba’s was invited to hold the launch by the Scottish Catholic Education Service (SCES), marking the first time that Catholic Education Week has been launched in Argyll and the Isles Diocese. The event location was chosen by SCES to highlight its outreach to areas where the opportunity for children to attend Catholic schools is more limited, and to allow it to mark Bishop Brian McGee’s first Catholic Education Week, which ... 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.


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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.


Should the Pope sell the treasure of the Vatican?

January 15th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

St Andrews' Catholic Society member SARA CHAN looks at this controversial issue for the Scottish Network of Catholic Students in this month’s FAITH BY DEGREES article in the SCO... continue reading.



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