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Strong in Faith: Jesus Christ became man, not a code of zeroes, ones

February 20th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Delivering the Cardinal Winning Lecture at Glasgow University last weekend, Archbishop Fisichella, president of the Pontifical Council for Promoting New Evangelisation suggested that we have not sufficiently reflected on the digital age and the opportunities and challenges it brings to evangelisation. One problem he noted was that ‘we still have the idea that the internet is an instrument, when in reality I think it has become a culture.’ “It is no longer enough simply to make use of these devices; we must rather find a way to evangelise a culture formed by these devices,” he said. Ultimately, the problem comes ... continue reading.
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Young people at heart of Lenten Catechesis

February 13th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Paisley Diocesan Synod begins on Sunday... continue reading.


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Caritas students at St Peter the Apostle High School bed-in to help the homeless

February 6th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Sixth year Caritas pupils at a Clydebank school experienced a little of the struggles faced by the homeless recently as they spent the night sleeping on the floor of a cold church hall. ... continue reading.


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Dunkeld parish helps with high hopes

January 23rd, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A university student who is to climb Kilimanjaro to raise funds for an international children’s charity has thanked Monifieth parishioners for their help.... continue reading.


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Pupils inspired by late teacher’s illness to raise funds for charity’s work for dementia

January 9th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Caritas pupils from Trinity High School in Rutherglen have collected hundreds of pounds for a charity that combats dementia after being inspired by a former teacher who died last summer.... continue reading.


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Bishop celebrates feast day at St Ambrose

December 25th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Bishop Joseph Toal of Motherwell hailed the parable of the Good Samaritan at St Ambrose High in Coatbridge recently as he paid his first visit to the school.... continue reading.


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Bishop Toal enjoys a double celebration during recent visit to Fernhill School

December 19th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Double celebrations took place at Fernhill School in Rutherglen last week as Bishop Joseph Toal of Motherwell marked his sixth year as a bishop by helping pupils celebrate their patronal feast Mass.... continue reading.


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Pupil gives back to hospital that helped her

December 12th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A primary seven pupil has called on the musical abilities of her school friends to help her give back to the children’s hospital that helped her recover from a serious illness.... continue reading.


Musicians bring curtain down on church’s jubilee celebrations

December 5th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

  Musical pupils from St Andrew’s and St Bride’s High, East Kilbride, helped bring down the curtain on the 50thContinue Reading... continue reading.


Airdrie pupils’ gift of warmth and compassion for Malawi

November 28th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

By Carleen Friel, S6 Student, St Margaret’s High School, reports... continue reading.



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  •  Archbishop Leo Cushley’s full reflection on Malawi trip with SCIAF.
  • Bishop Hugh Gilbert of Aberdeen rallies opposition to assisted suicide.
  • Bishop John Keenan of Paisley express Church’s solidarity with the Jewish community.
  • Gerald Warner on being realistic about and alert to the challenges that face our Church’s teaching.
  • Politicians weigh in on parents’ bid to keep Catholic primary education in Milngavie by taking St Joseph’s out of local authority control.

 

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