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Dunkeld parish helps with high hopes

January 23rd, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Sam Wain recently sold Medjugorje souvenirs at the back of St Bride’s Church as part of his efforts to raise money for the charity Childreach. In August, the 20-year-old will travel to Tanzania to climb Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa. Childreach International works in partnership with local communities in the developing world to secure children basic rights. They help children learn in a good school, stay healthy and keep safe and have worked against child trafficking. Mr Wain said he got involved in the fundraising efforts after being asked by his friend to take part. “My friend came up with ... 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.


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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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April 4th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A weekly discussion chaired by young Catholics... continue reading.



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P1-JAN-30-2015

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  • Souvenir section marking SCIAF’s 50th jubilee with comments from Scotland’s bishops, SCIAF current and former staff, volunteers and partners on the vital work of the Catholic charity.
  • Scottish pupils and teachers mourn for Malawian bishop who died in car crash.
  • Scottish schools mark Holocaust Memorial Day.
  • A packed St Aloysius Church in Glasgow was the venue for a musical Celtic Mass as part of the Celtic Connections Festival.
  • Nationalist MSP Clare Adamson declares her support for persecuted Christians.

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