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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. By No Author More than 150 young Catholics were led by Archbishop Leo Cushley to St Andrew’s in Fife as the annual National Youth Pilgrimage took place on Saturday August 31. The day was organised by the Catholic Youth Service of Scotland who hold a ‘Pilgrimage of Faith’ every year to various religious locations around the country. This year’s pilgrimage involved a procession around four of the key places of religious significance in the ... 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.


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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.


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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.


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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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Joe’s ‘extraordinary’ Faith brings hundreds to Carfin

June 14th, 2019 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Hundreds gathered at Carfin on Monday in remembrance of a teenager whose writing on the Catholic Faith is inspiring Lanarkshire Catholics.... continue reading.


Pro-life ‘heroes’ honoured by awards

June 7th, 2019 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

three pro-life stalwarts received awards for their services to the cause at an annual dinner last weekend.... continue reading.


St Luke’s pupil boxes clever with winning Baby Box design

May 31st, 2019 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Newborn babies across Scotland are being given a trendy welcome to the world thanks to baby boxes designed by a Barrhead school pupil.... continue reading.


Carfin kids display their Faith at Marian rally

May 24th, 2019 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Catholic primary pupils demonstrated their knowledge of the Catholic Faith as they celebrated the Feast of Our Lady of Fatima last week.... continue reading.



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