This week's youth news

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Parishioners give star swimmer great send-off

August 11th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Daniel Scott, a 25-year-old parishioner at St John Ogilvie in Irvine, will compete in this year’s Special Olympics in Sheffield, where he will be supported by family, friends and parishioners. Mr Scott, who has been a keen swimmer from an early age, was given the opportunity to compete this year, much to his own delight and that of his family and community. A well-known personality in St John Ogilvie parish, Mr Scott greets parishioners as they enter the church for the Saturday Vigil Mass each week, and all of them look forward to seeing his big smile. He also regularly helps ... continue reading.
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Join the revolution, US speaker tells young Catholics

August 4th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A popular Catholic keynote speaker and writer from the US has urged Scotland’s Catholic youth to ‘join in the revolution’ and stand up for their Faith. - BY AMANDA CONNELLY ... continue reading.


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Parishes give boost to Durban orphans

July 21st, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A SCOTTISH priest who is helping provide refuge for orphaned children in South Africa has received a £6,000 boost from two parishes in Rutherglen... continue reading.


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Catholic teacher is number one hit at UK music awards

July 14th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A music teacher at a Midlothian Catholic school has won a prestigious Classic FM award following a secret nomination by pupils. —By Amanda Connelly ... continue reading.


Bishop offers nine young people the trip of a lifetime

July 7th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Bishop Brian McGhee of Argyll and the Isles is offering young Catholic in the diocese the chance of a life-changing trip in a Kenyan medical clinic. - By Amanda Connelly ... continue reading.


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Bishop’s Blessing for new Highland primary school

June 30th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

THE official opening of St Columba’s Primary School in Fort William took place last week with Bishop Brian McGee of Argyll and the Isles giving the school a special blessing. ... continue reading.


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The Joy of Caritas

June 16th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Joy, hope and Faith as the 2017 CARITAS AWARDS honour 1,000 pupils - By Amanda Connelly... continue reading.


More than 1,000 pupils pick up Caritas faith award

June 9th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

This week’s annual Caritas Award ceremony was a celebration of the ‘huge amount of love our pupils are putting into the world.’ ... continue reading.


Headteachers launch new Confirmation resource

May 26th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Deputy heads from across Scotland joined together last week with the aim of developing the higher gifts in young Catholics.... continue reading.



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