This week's youth stories

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Youngsters grill Archbishop on Faith

June 24th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

The youngsters (right) grilled the archbishop during a Q&A in which he attempted to answer some tough questions on faith, prayer and God. The P7 pupils had been looking at prayer as a conversation with God during class discussion but found some of their questioning to be beyond the expertise of their teachers. They discussed who would be able to answer their questions and after ruling out the Pope, who would perhaps be too busy with the Year of Mercy celebrations, they emailed the Archbishop of St Andrews and Edinburgh who was happy to help. The youngsters spent a morning at ... continue reading.
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Catholic teacher is named best in the country

June 17th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A CATHOLIC has been named as the best teacher in Scotland at a national education awards ceremony.... continue reading.


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Fair play to EK school for its FairTrade, Traidcraft support

June 3rd, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

An East Kilbride Catholic school has been celebrated as one of the best in the country at fighting poverty through trade.... continue reading.


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Actually, class, it IS rocket science

May 27th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

BUDDING space biologists from St Helen’s Primary School in Bishopbriggs reached for the stars as they embarked on a voyage of discovery by growing seeds that have been into space.... continue reading.


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The time has come to start meeting with young Catholics

May 20th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Michael Kearns looks at evangelisation for the Scottish Network of Catholic Students in this month’s FAITH BY DEGREES column... continue reading.


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Blantyre primary backs children helping children

May 13th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Children helping children was the message pupils at St Joseph’s Primary in Blantyre learned recently after raising hundreds of pounds for Missio Scotland.... continue reading.


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Young female students united in a divine grace

April 22nd, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Elaine Gabrielle Tsui of Edinburgh University writes about a new women’s group and female spirituality for the Scottish Network of Catholic Students in this month’s FAITH BY DEGREES column... continue reading.


More youth news

Young artists in Motherwell get unique insight into the lives of the autistic

April 15th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Young artists from Our Lady’s High School in Motherwell were given an insight into the lives of people with autism as they took part in an innovative project.... continue reading.


St Benedict’s Primary pupils have fun learning about the link between having a healthy mind and a healthy body

April 8th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Youngsters from St Benedict’s Primary School in Easterhouse have been brushing up on their culinary skills as they seek to prove the link between a healthy diet and a healthy mind.... continue reading.


Scots College seminarians ask Scottish Faithful to join vocations novena

April 6th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

The Pontifical Scots College has launched a national novena beginning on Saturday as the World Day of Prayer for Vocations approaches... continue reading.


Clydebank students on eight-mile walking pilgrimage to Glasgow

April 1st, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

STUDENTS at St Peter the Apostle High School in Clydebank followed the words of Pope Francis as they walked an almost eight-mile long pilgrimage to the Holy Door of Mercy at St Andrew’s Cathedral in Glasgow.... continue reading.



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