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Young people at heart of Lenten Catechesis

February 13th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Bishop John Keenan has said he wants young people to be at the heart of the diocesan Lenten Catechesis and each week will feature school choirs and musicians, testimonies of faith from the young people of the diocese and youth to fill the sanctuary leading Evening Prayers and Reflections at Benediction. “We have been working with all our Catholic high schools and their music departments are delighted to be able to put their talents at the service of this diocesan festival of faith,” Bishop Keenan said. Before each bishop’s talk some young people will give a testimony of what it is ... continue reading.
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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.


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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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Can you express yourself in more than 140 characters?

September 19th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

The Strong in Faith forum for young Catholics is back with a new format. AIDAN MICHAEL COOK is looking for your views here and on Facebook... continue reading.


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Commonwealth coming of age for teen who met the Pope

August 1st, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Erraid Davies—who, at 13 years old, is the youngest ever competitor to win a Commonwealth Games medal—was lifted into the Popemobile at the Vatican while in a wheelchair in 2006... continue reading.


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Three Catholic schools in Scotland nominated for national education awards

June 27th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Three Scottish Catholic schools will next week attend a prestigious London awards ceremony after being nominated amongst the best schools in the UK.... continue reading.


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SPUC Scotland youth member to dive head first into fundraising endeavour

May 7th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A fearless volunteer will jump head first from a bridge next week in order to help save the lives of unborn babies across the UK. ... continue reading.


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A thankful Church, a joyful ceremony

May 2nd, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

JIM CASSIDY reports from the Canonisations, launching an appeal to help subsidise Scottish WYD pilgrims for Kraków 2016... continue reading.


Kilgrastone pupil hits the high notes with national choir

April 28th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Sarah Anderson, 16, selected to join the National Youth Choir of Scotland... continue reading.


A truly Catholic celebration of Faith by youths in Perth

April 18th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Young people from across Scotland, and as far away as Canada and the US, gathered in Perth on Palm Sunday to celebrate their Faith alongside Archbishop Leo Cushley of St Andrews and Edinburgh and the bishops of Scotland.... continue reading.


Strong in Faith: What are your favourite parts of Holy Week?

April 11th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A weekly discussion chaired by young Catholics. Have your say on this and upcoming topics at www.facebook.com/scostronginfaith ... continue reading.



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P1-MARCH-6-2015

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  • Full SCO interview with First Minister Nicola Sturgeon.
  • Irish nuncio: Extended report on the second Lenten Bishop’s Catechesis in Paisley.
  • Day for Life brings together religious and lay experts in Dunkeld Diocese.
  • Hugh Dougherty on the Vatican’s unique transport collection.
  • Richard Purden talks to singer Rae Morris about her Irish roots, family values and hecklers in Glasgow.

 

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