At the national launch event for This Is Our Faith Senior Phase, this PowerPoint presentation was used to tell the story of the development of the R.E. syllabus for S4, S5 & S6. The presentation might be useful when sharing this information with read more
The Feast Day of St Andrew the Apostle, patron saint of Scotland, is celebrated on 30th November. Some resources provided here tell the story of St Andrew, an Apostle of Jesus Christ. The video clip tells the story of how St Andrew became the patron sainread more
CAFOD has produced some resources on ‘Laudato Si’, the encyclical of Pope Francis on “Care for Our Common Home”. Primary Resources Secondary Resources
Resources to promote reflection, prayer and learning through Advent are now available on the SCES website (under Resources on menu bar above). These include materials to promote understanding of Advent Scriptures, Advent calendars, and themed templateread more
We cannot live without forgiving one another, or at least we cannot live well, especially in the family. Every day we wrong one another. … What we are asked, however, is to heal immediately the wounds we cause, to reweave the threads that we break in thread more
The Holy Door will become a Door of Mercy through which anyone who enters will experience the love of God who consoles, pardons, and instils hope. – Pope Francis The Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy, began on the Feast of the Immaculate Conceptioread more
This page links to various video clips featuring different aspects of the Jubilee Year of Mercy.
The latest issue of SCES News (January 2016) provides information about the Jubilee Year of Mercy and the theme of Catholic Education Week 2016: “Learning to be merciful”. Copies have been sent to schools and parishes. The full document can beread more
To highlight the theme of Catholic Education Week 2016 (“Learning to be merciful”) some posters are available for downloading which provide variations on the theme. They are A3 in size and are provided as PDF files.
I would like to invite you, one by one, calling you by name, as Jesus does each day. For you know that your names are written in heaven, in the heart of the Father, that Merciful Heart which is the source of all reconciliation and kindness. Dear Young Friread more