This week's youth news

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Polish school celebrates a decade of busy Saturdays

October 20th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

The ‘Polskiej Szkoły im św Stanisława Kostki’, or Polish School of St Stanisława Kostki, was established in October 2007 by Fr Piotr Zieliński, Arleta Jasinska and Joanna Schmitz at St Peter’s Church in Aberdeen. A parliamentary motion lodged by MSP Lewis Macdonald congratulated and praised the Polish school’s work. It reads: “The Parliament congratulates the Polish School St Stanislaw Kostka in Aberdeen on its 10th anniversary; recognises that more than 300 children and young people attend the Saturday school and are supported by almost 80 volunteers and staff; acknowledges that the school is a vibrant part of the community and supports ... continue reading.
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Pupils’ paintings promote safety at state of the art new primary school

October 13th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Budding young artists at St Joseph’s and St Andrew’s Primaries have been promoting child safety around the construction site of their new school in Bearsden using some fantastic pieces of artwork... continue reading.


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Youth group hits jackpot with £10,000 lottery funding

October 6th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Parishioners and families at St Lucy’s in Abronhill were left delighted at last Sunday’s Mass, after it was announced that almost £10,000 was being awarded to help the children of the parish.... continue reading.


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VIP Confirmation for young Fife pupil

September 22nd, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A young boy from Fife received a VIP Confirmation after he was invited to recieve the Sacrament at the Archbishop of St Andrews & Edinburgh’s residence.... continue reading.


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Primary headteachers discuss the future of Catholic education

September 15th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Primary headteachers from across Scotland gathered for the annual Catholic Primary Headteachers Association (CHAPS) conference, where they took part in two days of events exploring the theme of ‘Catholic Schools: Good for Scotland.’... continue reading.


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Mini Vinnies make big impact with food bank

September 8th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Two young Kilmarnock parishioners used their well-earned school holidays to help those who are hungry and in need, as they set up a church food bank for their first Mini Vinnies project. —By AMANDA CONNELLY ... continue reading.


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Can you help children with autism?

September 1st, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A Dunkeld deacon is seeking help to research the impact of autism on children’s religious ­development. ... continue reading.


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It’s a great big win for the Vin Tin Bin

August 25th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

—Members of the Society of St Vincent de Paul in Midlothian have rallied together to collect a fantastic total of 400 food tins to mark the 400th anniversary of the Vincentian charism... continue reading.


Celebrating an ‘inspiration’

August 18th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

St Margaret’s High School in Airdrie have applauded the work of an ‘inspirational’ Sister in Malawi at the launch of her new biography. -BY AMANDA CONNELLY ... continue reading.


Parishioners give star swimmer great send-off

August 11th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

- Parishioners are preparing to cheer on one of their own as he gets set to make his Olympic debut. - BY AMANDA CONNELLY ... continue reading.


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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