This week's youth stories

7-MALAWI

Teacher prepares for month-long stint in Malawi

August 26th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

A PARISHIONER from St Paul the Apostle’s Church, Shettleston, is to set off on a month-long trip to Malawi to teach in a Mary’s Meals primary school. Lorraine Izzett, a teacher at St Rose of Lima Primary School and leader of the Learning for Science in Glasgow project for the past two years, will lend her skills to Lipunga Primary as part of the Scottish charity Malawi Leaders of Learning (MLOL), a group built on successful relationships made by the Holyrood Learning Community and aiming to improve education in both Glasgow and Malawi. Leaving in October, Ms Izzett (right) has been ... continue reading.
7-EMMET-BABY

Baby Maria brings WYD home to Scotland

August 19th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

At a closing Mass in Krakow, Pope Francis told more than a million people that World Youth Day continues tomorrow in your homes—and one Motherwell pilgrim took his words literally as he arrived back in Scotland to welcome his new baby girl into the world.... continue reading.


7-KRAKOW

A message of mercy at World Youth Day

August 12th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

MAIRI HUGHES looks back at her pilgrimage to Krakow with Glasgow University Chaplaincy’s Faith Forum... continue reading.


7-MOTHERWELL-PILGRIMS

MOMENTS THAT WILL last a lifetime

August 5th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

When faith comes alive for countless thousands of like-minded young people, it makes for an unforgettable experience, as DANIEL HARKINS discovered among the Scottish pilgrims in Krakow... continue reading.


7-Holy-Cross

Youngsters grill Archbishop on Faith

June 24th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Archbishop Leo Cushley may have served two Popes as a senior Vatican official but he met his match recently in the form of questioning schoolchildren from Holy Cross Primary in Edinburgh.... continue reading.


7---Teacher-of-the-year

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.


7-St Andrew's and St Bride's

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.


More youth news

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.


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.


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.


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.



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