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    Resources at Random


    Class Mass Pack

    This is from the old site, and has been offered by an MSC Novice, Henry Balkwill. It’s a set of sheets that you can can give to form teachers to help guide them and students in preparing a class Mass. Read more


  • Latest Resources


    The Word Exposed – Cardinal Tagle

    Many of us saw Cardinal Tagle on Flame 2, he puts out a Gospel reflection each week called ‘The World Exposed’. They tend to be uploaded on the Saturday night and are on the Sunday readings of the following day. You can find the latest ones through this link!

    Revision, that time of year again…

    We’re heading towards exams, this means many of the young people we work with will be revising, or more likely procrastinating! While it’s good for them to get away from these pressures, I always found it was helpful to remind myself of some useful study skills basics so I could be useful if this is what they needed.

    I just found a couple of great posts on the Talking Donkey RE site with videos that are really great!

    You can find more here Read more

    Pope Francis’ Prayer for the Jubilee Year of Mercy!

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    Lord Jesus Christ,
    you have taught us to be merciful like the heavenly Father,
    and have told us that whoever sees you sees Him.
    Show us your face and we will be saved.
    Your loving gaze freed Zacchaeus and Matthew from being enslaved by money;
    the adulteress and Magdalene from seeking happiness only in created things; Read more

    BBC Witness, Archbishop Romero

    An interesting little video that gives some of this context and history of Archbishop Romero, due for beatification later this year


  • News & Blog


    Confirmation: A Crash Course!

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    If you’re reading this its probably because you help prepare candidates for the Sacrament of Confirmation or you’re a sponsor for someone who is about to be confirmed. Using an informal Q&A style Brenden Thompson will try and clarify some of the main aspects of Confirmation. Read more

    Brand New Planning Calendar

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    We’ve put together a calendar to help you plan your year, or if you’re a little bit last minute find a theme for a session or assembly based on the days feast, a theme, memorial or event. Have a look here!!

     

    Responding to the Nepal Disaster

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    CAFOD have some resources about how to support those who have suffered the huge natural disaster in Nepal (here), and we’ve been talking on our forum (here) about how we might also respond and show solidarity and closeness with those who are suffering and those who have died through communal prayer in schools.

    Calling Young Voices!

    We really liked this blog post from Phil Ross, the Director of Youth Ministry for the Diocese of Westminster, so we’ve replicated it below

    Recent chats around the dinner table have got Phil thinking – we need to hear the voices of more young people!

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    Throughout Easter my two kids were at home; my son, Andrew, back from university for a couple of weeks and my daughter, Frances, back after a two-year stint at SPEC. It was wonderful to have them back in the fold – except for the increased washing etc! Read more

    Vocations Sunday 2015

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    This Sunday is Vocations Sunday, the National Office for Vocations has put up some resources, lots of useful videos that you can use to help young people think about the life changing commitment people make to religious life. You can find their resources here, and you can also see our vocations resources here.