This week's youth news

7-TAYLOR-HIGH

Pupils raise £1,200 in SCIAF’s ‘real gifts’ campaign

January 20th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

The organisation had encouraged Catholics across Scotland to buy a meaningful gift this Christmas by providing supplies and farm animals for people in the developing world. Pupils at Taylor High raised their huge contribution to the campaign by selling the gifts in local parishes throughout Advent. SCIAF’s schools officer Mark Booker went to the school to collect the cheque from the hardworking young Catholic students. He also spoke to students enrolled in the Caritas Award—a year-long Faith journey that encourages pupils to help out both in parishes and within their local community. He explained how SCIAF could best spread their message of helping ... continue reading.
8-ST-MUNGOS

Glasgow flourishes for St Mungo

January 20th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

By Amanda Connelly... continue reading.


7-ST-MARGARET'S

Praise for Airdrie pupils’ work to relieve poverty in Malawi

January 13th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

FRANCISCAN missionary Sr Anna Tomassi paid tribute to the Catholic community of St Margaret’s High School in Airdrie in the year of her golden jubilee celebration. - By Shannon McGurin... continue reading.


7---SAM

Sam plays it again, and again, for Clydebank Catholic hospice

January 6th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A partially-sighted pianist has been entertaining customers at his workplace to raise funds for a Catholic hospice. ... continue reading.


7-ST-MARGARETS

Lasting memories of Malawi published

December 23rd, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

By Amanda Connelly... continue reading.


7-SCHOOL

Ten year high for catholic pupil numbers

December 16th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Pupil numbers at Catholic schools in Scotland are at their highest level for a decade, according to Scottish Government figures.... continue reading.


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Schoolgirls lead way in calling for action to support the world’s persecuted Christians

December 9th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

TWO Catholic schoolgirls from Airdrie last week urged politicians to do more to support persecuted Christians across the world.... continue reading.


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Silver jubilee brings together the people—and nationalities—of Maryhill parish

November 18th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

The Immaculate Conception parish in Glasgow celebrated the silver jubilee of its current church building with Archbishop Philip Tartaglia on November 9. ... continue reading.


New St Aloysius’ head aims to take school back to roots

November 11th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

THE new headteacher of St Aloysius’ College in Glasgow says he wants the school to expand its bursary provision to take it back to its roots serving ‘the children of migrant workers.’... continue reading.



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  • Bishop William Nolan of Galloway visits Christians living amid conflict in the Holy Land
  • Praise for L’Arche community named after former Edinburgh priest
  • Bishop criticises ‘uninformed’ attacks on Catholic education
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