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Catholic education about critical engagement, Archbishop says

September 9th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

The president of the Scottish Catholic Education Service was speaking during his homily at the annual Mass for teachers and school staff in Glasgow’s St Andrew’s Cathedral on September 1. “Our faith can stand any amount of questions, investigation and study,” he said. “It has always been at the intersection of faith and reason, of catechesis and education.” “This intersection of catechesis and education is an exciting place to be because it is essentially formation and never indoctrination,” he said. “In your education-catechesis, you invite your pupils to engage critically in a way appropriate to their age and stage with the ... 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.


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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.


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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.


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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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Artist thinks outside the box but within the lines

December 25th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A Scottish artist has raised more than £13,000 for Mary’s Meals by releasing a special colouring book online.... continue reading.


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Rejoice for the Lord is near

December 18th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

In this month’s FAITH BY DEGREES, SA MORTON, of the University of Dundee Catholic Society, tells the SCOTTISH NETWORK OF CATHOLIC STUDENTS the ways it has been focusing on the task of Rejoicing... continue reading.


Alex Salmond makes good impression

December 4th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

An S2 pupil at St Margaret’s High in Airdrie met Alex Salmond MP last week after his impression of the former First Minster went viral online.... continue reading.


Challenges on campus

November 20th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

In this month’s FAITH BY DEGREES, Sean Deighan, the president of Strathclyde University’s Catholic Society, tells the Scottish Network of Catholic Students of the challenges that face voices of faith, hope and charity on modern university campuses... 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.



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  • Great photos of the National Youth Pilgrimage to St Ninian’s Cave in Whithorn
  • Diamond Jubilees for faithful priests of Glasgow and Motherwell
  • The inspiring Malawi charitable work of St Bernadette’s parish in Motherwell
  • A double page report on young pro-life activists Project Truth Roadshow across Scotland
  • A look at the German Catholic tradition of social thought

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