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Challenges on campus

November 20th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

For the past three years, the Catholic Society at Strathclyde has grown rapidly from just five or six students meeting up a couple of times a semester to dozens of students going to weekly meetings. As the society has grown, it has begun interacting with the wider Catholic community in a variety of events including pro-life marches, helping out at diocesan youth events and charity work. We hope that this new lease of life from the society and its increased level of activity will set the tone for years to come and hopefully, that the wider student community will ... continue reading.

Journeys of faith thrive at Scottish universities

October 16th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Beginning in this week’s SCO, the Scottish Network of Catholic Students revamps Strong in Faith to created a new SCO monthly section by Catholic students called FAITH BY DEGREES ... continue reading.


Young Catholics enjoy Spirit-filled pilgrimage to Nunraw

September 18th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Around 160 young people from across Scotland where joined by priests and religious last Sunday as they took part in a national youth pilgrimage to Nunraw Abbey in East Lothian.... continue reading.


National pilgrimage for young Scottish Catholics in September

July 24th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

There will be a national pilgrimage for young Scottish Catholics to Nunraw Abbey this September. ... continue reading.


Be inspired to become more politically active

May 15th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

After the general election AIDAN MICHAEL COOK, looking to the Holyrood ballot next year, asks young Catholics to step up in Strong in Faith... continue reading.


High school pupils prepare for Caritas Awards

May 8th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

High school pupils across the country are getting ready for a celebration of a year of faith exploration at this year’s Caritas Award ceremony.... continue reading.


Standing in solidarity with persecuted Christians

May 1st, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Scottish Catholic Observer takes the ACN Scotland pledge ahead of youth rally on June 11 ... continue reading.


Flame2 lit up Wembley Arena

March 9th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Over 8000 young people gathered in London on Saturday in one of the largest Catholic youth events in Britain... continue reading.

Young people at heart of Lenten Catechesis

February 13th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Paisley Diocesan Synod begins on Sunday... continue reading.

Dunkeld parish helps with high hopes

January 23rd, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A university student who is to climb Kilimanjaro to raise funds for an international children’s charity has thanked Monifieth parishioners for their help.... continue reading.

Following in the footsteps of St Margaret

September 26th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Almost 200 young people followed in the footsteps of St Margaret last Sunday as they gathered in Dunfermline for the first national pilgrimage to St Margaret organised by Catholic Youth Service Scotland.... continue reading.

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  • The need to protect St Margaret of Scotland Children and Family Care Society highlighted at 60th anniversary Mass in Glasgow.
  • Prisoners’ week launched in St Margaret’s Church, Stirling.
  • Mgr Peter Mcgee on the implications of marriage annulments on children.
  • Edinburgh Churches Together to examine funeral poverty at event.

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