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Thu, 23 Nov 2017
Missio has created Advent assemblies to help schools, colleges and youth groups journey towards Christmas. The assemblies focus on Missio's international projects, enabling pupils to discover how the Universal Church is bringing the Hope, Peace, Joy and Love of Christ to those living in poverty, regardless...
Thu, 09 Nov 2017
Resources are now available for this year's National Youth Sunday, on 26th November, the feast of Christ the King. This year, the theme is 'Something to say', and parish priests and chaplains in schools and universities are being encouraged to put young people at the heart of the celebration, by inviting...
Tue, 07 Nov 2017
The very first World Day of the Poor, called for by Pope Francis, is on 33rd Sunday of the year, 19th November. Caritas Social Action Network has a range of resources available to help schools and parishes get involved.
The materials include downloadable prayer cards, films and testimonies of those living...
Mon, 06 Nov 2017
Now in its second year, Red Wednesday is the centre of a week of activities to show solidarity with persecuted Christians, organised by Aid to the Church in Need (ACN). This year, it falls on 22nd November. Resources for 2017 are no longer available.
Red Wednesday shines a light on Christian persecution...
Wed, 01 Nov 2017
It's that time of year already! CAFOD's refugee-themed Advent Calendar is available to download now, and it's great for KS3/KS4 and post-16 prayers.
There's a PowerPoint version where you can click on the bauble for the date and go to the slide for that day, or a pdf that allows young people to create...
Tue, 10 Oct 2017
The second in Pax Christi's series of lesson plans and materials for A-level Religious Studies explores various forms of pacifism by looking at the lives of Christian men and women who have resisted war and violence.
By examining the lives of Christian men and women who have resisted war and violence...
New ‘Pop-Up Nativity’ For 2017 From The Bible Society (PNG, 1.4 Mb, 1472x813)
Wed, 27 Sep 2017
It's almost October – how's your Nativity planning going?
The Bible Society's Pop-Up Nativity for 2017 offers a script, video, PowerPoint visuals and colouring sheets telling the story of The Greatest Journey – following Mary and Joseph to Bethlehem.
The no-rehearsal script includes suggestions...
Thu, 07 Sep 2017
Further resources for Education Sunday 2017 are available to download from the Churches Together England website.
They include this cool KS 1 & 2 resource that's based on Lego!
Visit the Churches Together website to access the whole range of resources...
Thu, 10 Aug 2017
The theme for this year's Education Sunday , 10th September 2017. is 'Gathered in my name', and a range of resources for schools and parishes is available on the Catholic Education Service website.
The downloadable resources include a Mass booklet, social media guide, and A Wednesday Word resource for...
Thu, 08 Jun 2017
CAFOD has two new films available to use with young people when they have experienced a faith-filled 'mountain top moment', typically after a retreat, a pilgrimage or an event like Flame, World Youth Day or Brightlights. The downloadable videos are supported by a pdf resource with activities to help...
Thu, 02 Mar 2017
Brentwood Diocese has put together a range of links to Lent activities, from crafty projects like making a crown of thorns or stained glass window to freeze-frame Stations of the Cross.
They also have some great ideas for ideas for school-wide campaigns during Lent, such as supporting Aid to the Church...
Fri, 17 Feb 2017
Women's World Day of Prayer 2017 is on Friday 3rd March. It's one of the biggest ecumenical prayer events worldwide, and each year, Christian women from a different country write a prayer service for a new theme. This year's theme , 'Am I being unfair to you' is about justice, and was inspired by the...
Mon, 05 Sep 2016
Stella Maris (formerly The Apostleship of the Sea) has some great assembly and lesson plans based on the 'Apostle of the Slaves' on its website.
The resources are for Stage 2 and 3/4, and provide interesting material on his life and work, and on how the Apostleship of the Sea follows in his footsteps...
Tue, 03 May 2016
Caritas Social Action Network (CSAN), Jesuit Refugee Service (JRS) and CAFOD have come together to produce a resource to enable the Catholic Community to reflect on the European refugee crisis, drawing inspiration from the famous Lampedusa crosses.
The Lampedusa crosses, hewn by an Italian carpenter from...
Thu, 14 Apr 2016
Inspired by Pope Francis' Apostolic Letter Misericordiae Vultus, CJM Music has produced a song available for free download.
Through its three verses, Face of Your Mercy, keeps the focus on the person of God the Father, whose mercy we see revealed in Christ, who calls us to be the face of God's mercy as...
Mon, 14 Mar 2016
Catholic Social Teaching in 3 minutes is a fast-paced animation from CAFOD introducing CST for young people. It can be used in classrooms, RE lessons, with youth groups, and particularly fits with Year 8 Unit 6 People of God: Called to Serve RE framework for 11-14s.
Mon, 22 Feb 2016
Stations of the Cross in the Year of Mercy, with Fr Nick King SJ, produced by Southwark Catholic Youth Service.
These can be used for individual prayer and reflection via the podcast, or in larger groups using the videos.
Podcasts and videos are here
Mon, 22 Feb 2016
CJM Music has settings for each of the five Sundays of lent – and they are free to download.
On Ash Wednesday and the first Sunday of Lent, the psalm texts seem to speak more of our need for God's mercy. The remaining Sunday's of Year C, as we hear Luke's account of the Transfiguration and other...
Wed, 14 Oct 2015
Remember trading trainers? Then the trade game? There's a new climate based simulation game for groups! Check it out and find all the resources you need on the CAFOD site here
Mon, 21 Sep 2015
Taken from Fr David O'Malley's Blog
This is the time of year when many chaplains are commissioned or re-commissioned for service in school communities. Commissioning can be a very helpful experience for both the chaplain and for the school community because:
- It highlights the spiritual dimension of the...
Mon, 14 Sep 2015
Thu, 10 Sep 2015
The Salesian Media Office shares a reflection, video and prayer each week to help young people reflect on the Gospel reading for the coming Sunday. It's updated each week and is a great resource for young people themselves and form time prayers!
You can find the site here: http://www.the-etestament.co.uk...
Who Do You Say He Is? The Gospel Through Social Media (PNG, 554 Kb, 1443x790)
Wed, 09 Sep 2015
Thu, 20 Aug 2015
In These Hallways: Great Video About Catholic Education (PNG, 1.5 Mb, 1912x1078)
Thu, 23 Jul 2015
Fri, 17 Jul 2015
Fri, 10 Jul 2015
CAFOD have put together a really great confirmation resource called 'Be Revolutionary'!
You can find everything you need to know about it, and the resources themselves on CAFOD's site here
"In this Confirmation resource we hope to provide an adaptable set of activities that you can integrate into your...
Wed, 08 Jul 2015