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Commonwealth coming of age for teen who met the Pope

August 1st, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A Young Catholic swimmer has become a worldwide sensation after winning a bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games. Erraid Davies—who, at 13 years old, is the youngest ever competitor to win a Commonwealth Games medal—finished third in the para-sport women’s 100m breaststroke last Sunday. Along with her family, the Shetland schoolgirl is a regular pilgrim at the New Dawn in Scotland conference and in 2006, whilst in a wheelchair, on pilgrimage to the Vatican, she was lifted into the Popemobile, as reported in the SCO. “A few years ago now we took her to meet the Pope and she was lifted ... 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.


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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.


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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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