This week's youth stories

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HCPT pilgrims relive their incredible Lourdes journey

May 18th, 2018 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

The reunion for those from the Hosanna House and Children’s Pilgrimage Trust’s (HCPT) Easter pilgrimage took place on May 13, while some of the groups going on pilgrimage this summer came in preparation for their upcoming trip. The Mass was led by Fr Stephen Reilly along with other clergy, and saw a lively, busy and colourful Mass take place, as all joined in with the hymns and dressed in their bright group T-shirts and hoodies. A number of pilgrims and helpers also took part in the offertory procession, bringing the gifts up to the altar. It marked another fantastic annual reunion ... continue reading.
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Children celebrate parish’s golden jubilee

May 4th, 2018 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

April was a busy month of joy and celebration for one Edinburgh parish, as it marked 50 years as a community of Faith with its golden jubilee... continue reading.


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School welcomes meditating priest

February 16th, 2018 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Pupils at an East Kilbride primary school marked Catholic Education Week in a mindful way recently, as they welcomed a meditating priest.... continue reading.


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Young people urged to ‘change the world’ at Paisley youth Mass

February 9th, 2018 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Paisley’s Catholic youth turned out in their droves last week, as the diocese celebrated its annual youth Mass for the second year running.... continue reading.


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Faith forum urges Catholics to speak up

February 2nd, 2018 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Catholics cannot remain silent and must ‘take on public engagement’, a priest from Rome’s Pontifical Gregorian University told Glasgow Catholics on January 18. — By JAMES FARRELL ... continue reading.


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St Mungo’s young debaters are named the best in the world

January 26th, 2018 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Budding young politicians at a Glasgow school were praised by the First Minister this week, after they scooped top prize at the 2018 High School Parliamentary World Debate Competition... continue reading.


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St Ninian’s High School takes the lead with ban on high-caffeine energy drinks

January 19th, 2018 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

The Catholic high school has banned energy drinks – one of the first schools to do so — By RYAN MCDOUGALL ... continue reading.


More youth news

The sky’s no limit on Amy’s fundraising

January 12th, 2018 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A brave young woman from Bishopbriggs leapt from a height of more than 10,000 feet to help some of the world’s poorest children... continue reading.


Support the family by taking part in Ireland’s global meet-up, bishop says

January 5th, 2018 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Bishop Hugh Gilbert of Aberdeen Diocese has encouraged Scots to celebrate and support the family, by attending the World Meeting of Families in Dublin this year... continue reading.


Galloway pupils celebrate icon

December 22nd, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Children across the Diocese of Galloway joined in celebrating SCES’ new centenary icon... continue reading.


Schools join battle against bullies

December 15th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

An innovative new anti-bullying project has been launched by seven Catholic schools across the central belt of Scotland... continue reading.



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  • The Way of St James as a metaphor for Life
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