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Young Scots in Rome see their school’s patron made a saint

October 18th, 2019 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

On Sunday October 13, Pope Francis canonised Cardinal John Henry Newman at an open air Mass in St Peter’s Square, attended by tens of thousands of pilgrims. Cardinal Newman became the first English person since the 17th century to be declared a saint after a second miracle was attributed to his intercession.   Tributes In the weeks leading up to the canonisation, S6 Caritas pupils from Cardinal Newman High School delivered speeches and presented the school’s first class relics to Holy Family and St Gabriel’s parishes, before jetting off to Rome. Headteacher Kenny Ross joined the pupils with his wife and young son, ... continue reading.
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Retiring headteacher had positive impact on ‘thousands of children’

October 11th, 2019 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A newly retired headteacher received messages of support from his colleagues as he spoke of the many happy memories of serving the community.... continue reading.


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Mass marks 50 years of teaching at Catholic primary in West Dumbartonshire

October 4th, 2019 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

St Michael's Primary school kicked off a series of celebrations this week to mark 50 years of providing Catholic education.... continue reading.


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Fundraising campaign launched to bring Good News to youth

October 4th, 2019 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A new campaign is seeking to raise funds to bring a team of young people to Scotland to spread the Good News to the country’s youth.... continue reading.


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National Youth Pilgrimage venerates Patron saint’s relics in St Andrew’s Cathedral

September 6th, 2019 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Throughout the day young Catholics carried the relics of St Andrew, which are normally kept in St Mary’s Cathedral, Edinburgh, but were brought for the day to St Andrews.... continue reading.


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Parish prays for Kieran Tierney after record-breaking transfer

August 16th, 2019 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A Motherwell parish has praised the contribution of its young people to the community—including one young Catholic who has just became the most expensive Scottish footballer in history. — By Colette Cooper... continue reading.


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Priest pays tribute to St Mungo’s pupil killed in accident

August 9th, 2019 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A pupil from a Catholic school in Glasgow has died after getting into difficulty playing water sports while on a holiday in a Perthshire village.... continue reading.


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Mini Vinnies celebrate past year with ‘inspiring’ gathering

July 5th, 2019 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Young people gathered in Glasgow recently to brain-storm ideas for fighting poverty through Faith.... continue reading.


Bumper birthday celebration as St Constantine’s turns ten

June 28th, 2019 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

The Archbishop of Glasgow marked a primary school’s 10th anniversary last week by presenting two pupils with awards for helping their classmates grow in the Faith... continue reading.


One journey ends and another begins for young Scots on the Camino

June 28th, 2019 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

The Camino was the start of a life-long journey for two young Scots as they got engaged to be married outside the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela during a student pilgrimage. ... continue reading.


School inspired by Our Lady to promote life and help the needy

June 21st, 2019 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

It was a great day of Faith and celebration for one South Lanarkshire school last week, as a new statue of Our Lady was blessed and the school handed over thousands of pounds to help those less fortunate.... continue reading.



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  • Church remembers fallen heroes on Remembrance Day
  • Double celebration as Schoenstatt gives thanks for 30 years of graces
  • New priest hopes his bilingual skills will unite parish
  • Caritas pupils take over cathedral for afternoon of Faith and devotion
  • SSVP stalwart pays tribute to his father’s example as he receives papal award

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