This week's youth news

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A truly Catholic celebration of Faith by youths in Perth

April 18th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

The youth event, which was intended to carry on the momentum from the 2013 Rio World Youth Day, saw Catholics as young as 8 attend St John the Baptist Church for music, games and a Mass. The day kicked off with a celebration of Faith and was followed by speeches from the assembled guests. Young Catholics took part in a cross-lead procession to the Church where a special Mass was celebrated by Archbishop Cushley (above right), in the presence of his brother bishops. The archbishop spoke about Pope Emeritus Benedict and Pope Francis, comparing and contrasting the two Pontiffs. He ... 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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Strong in Faith

April 4th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

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


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Strong in faith: A reminder of joy amid penitential Lent

March 28th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

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


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Strong in Faith

March 21st, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

DISCUSSION: It’s a year since Pope Francis’ election. What's your impression of his Papacy so far?... continue reading.


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Schools rally for education week; new award

March 14th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Schools across the country united in celebration of Catholic Education Week. The annual event emphasises the unique and important role of Catholic schools in Scotland, and this year took the theme of Shining the Light of Faith, inspired by Pope Francis’ Lumen Fidei encyclical.... continue reading.


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Strong in Faith – A weekly discussion chaired by young Catholics

March 7th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

DISCUSSION: Is Confession a positive or negative experience for you?... continue reading.


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Strong in Faith: A weekly discussion chaired by young Catholics

February 28th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

DISCUSSION: What do you think of Pope Benedict XVI’s Papacy one year after his retirement? Have your say on this and upcoming topics at http://www.facebook.com/scostronginfaith... continue reading.


Strong in Faith: A weekly discussion chaired by young Catholics

February 14th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

DISCUSSION: St Valentine’s Day is here, but how Christian is the modern view of romance? ... continue reading.


Strong in faith: A Weekly discussion chaired by Scotland’s young Catholics

February 7th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

DISCUSSION: Is the Church asking too much in requiring us to go to Mass every Sunday?... continue reading.



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  • SCO exclusive: Bishop John Keenan on Blessed John Paul II and the Theology of the Body ahead of Papal Canonisations.
  • Pope Francis promises stronger action on clerical abuse, feels responsible.
  • Redemptorist Fr James Crampsey examines justice, compassion, wisdom and intergity.
  • Daniel Harkins offers an insight into the Taize community, with a focus on its recent event in Edinburgh.
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