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Wed, 08 Nov 2023
World Youth Sunday is coming up later this month on Sunday 26th November, Feast of Christ the King, a day on which Pope Francis invites the global Church to celebrate and pray for young people. In Lisbon this year, Pope Francis told young people that "Jesus door is always open: Come and See!" This has...
Tue, 05 Sep 2023
CAFOD's next assembly for primary schools will be held on Thursday 7 September at 10.30am. CAFOD's national assembly is all about how people around the world deal with the effects of the climate crisis every day - https://cafod.org.uk/News/Events/National-assemblies.
Brighten Up with CAFOD this Harvest...
Thu, 23 Feb 2023
Wed, 22 Feb 2023
For Lent 2023, the Salesian Youth Ministry Sector proposes a tool to accompany in the ECO-SPIRITUAL WAY of preparation for Easter. The journey begins on Ash Wednesday and ends on Easter Sunday.
Here is an English Version, but clicking the link will take you to a folder with Spanish, French, Italian, Polish...
Tue, 13 Sep 2022
Friday 7th October will be the Harvest Fast Day for 2022. CAFOD have published their resources ahead of the event.
Mon, 12 Sep 2022
Here is a booklet, produced by the Catholic Bishops' Conference of England and Wales on the occasion of the Death of Queen Elizabeth II
Wed, 31 Aug 2022
The Season of Creation is between the 1st September to 4th October.
This guide looks at the services and prayers that can be used for Church, and gives ideas for activities or things that can be made during the season of creation.
Pope Francis writes:
Dear brothers and sisters!
"Listen to the voice of creation"...
Wed, 31 Aug 2022
In April, it was announced, that Blessed Artemides Zatti, was to be canonised as a saint. On 9th October, he will become Saint Artemides Zatti.
Brother Zatti was a Salesian Brother who worked in a hospital and pharmacy for the poor and sick in Viedma, Argentina.
Don Bosco Publications have a pocketbook...
Tue, 29 Mar 2022
We have been sent this resource to lead Rosary prayer for children and young people with a focus on the Ukraine - Russia conflict.
Blessed Carlo Acutis: 15 years of friendship with God (JPEG, 39 Kb, 310x480)
Wed, 12 Jan 2022
Carlo Acutis, a Catholic Italian teenager who died in 2006, was a gamer and computer programmer who loved sport and the Eucharist. Pope Francis referred to Carlo as a model of holiness in a digital age. Carlo's life should teach today's young people how to properly use and enjoy technology, including...
Fri, 03 Dec 2021
The Children's Society has made a short guide about what Christingle is, how to make one and what each part represents
Mon, 22 Nov 2021
On Friday 19th November 2021, CYMFed hosted a day celebration with youth services across the country.
If you missed it they've uploaded the whole day onto their YouTube channel!
Mon, 22 Nov 2021
Missio and Mission Together have created even more resources for you to use and enjoy for Advent and Christmas.
There are PowerPoints and notes to guide you through the material, as well as workshops that you can run with a class group.
Picture from Missio's website
Tue, 09 Nov 2021
In the Salford Diocese, a new project has just begun, The Laudato Si' Centre at Wardley Hall. The centre is primarily focused on climate change and working towards a sustainable world.
They are starting to share resources for schools and they can be found here: https://laudatosicentre.org.uk/schools/school-resources/...
Fri, 15 Oct 2021
The Synod has now opened and will run through to 2023. There are many resources on the Synod Website that can be used for School Assemblies or Parish meetings.
There are prayers and reflections and the official handbook of the Synod
Sun, 26 Sep 2021
Press Release: 25 September 2021
Columbans launch Schools Competition
'21st Century Changemakers'
'Anyone can make a difference: 21st Century Changemakers' is the theme for the 2022 schools' competition launched by the Columban Missionary Society this week.
Young people 13-18 years are asked to consider:...
Mon, 20 Sep 2021
The Youth Ministry service with the Diocese of Westminster have written and collected resources for youth work.
There are prayers, reflections and reflection videos, games and activities and much much more. Some resources also explain how the activity can be used for Catholic Social Teaching.
Fri, 10 Sep 2021
Education Sunday is marked this year on 12 September – just after the new academic year starts. The theme for 2021 is 'A word in season', taken from Isaiah 50:4.
The link will take you to prayers and resources that might help with the services
Fri, 10 Sep 2021
The team at The Briars with Nottingham Diocese Catholic Youth Service (NDCYS) create weekly reflections based on the Gospel of the week. They present a challenge for the week and give the opportunity for prayer and reflection as well. If you enjoy their videos, let them know by liking their videos, subscribing...
Tue, 31 Aug 2021
YOCOMO self-assessment tool is based on the ETS competence model for youth workers to work internationally, which has been developed by SALTO Training and Cooperation Resource Centre. It allows you to perform self-assessment in 8 competence areas, on the level of behaviours, knowledge, skills and attitudes....
Tue, 31 Aug 2021
Don Bosco Global Youth Film Festival (DBGYFF) is the first worldwide festival from the Salesian Congregation to unite all our young people globally to come together on a common project where they can express their creative talents and be rewarded. This festival is our own festival, and is a precious...
Preparing for Marriage with Pope Francis by Arturo Cattaneo (JPEG, 27 Kb, 341x480)
Tue, 24 Aug 2021
A book that, following Pope Francis, offers inspiration and examples for couples with the goal of touching "the hearts of young people, appealing to their capacity for generosity, commitment, love and even heroism, and in this way inviting them to take up the challenge of marriage with enthusiasm and...
Wed, 18 Aug 2021
Over the various lockdowns in the United Kingdom, our friends at The Acutis Project and NDCYS gave some classes. One of the classes was on Live streaming, another on how to edit a video and another on Graphic Design. It is a great introduction into how to do work in all three areas.
Tue, 17 Aug 2021
Holyart is the first religious art shop in Italy, which sells exclusively on-line!
We are a team of sincere people driven by a simple and clear goal: offering our customers the best service possible! This means unique products, value-for-money prices, prompt answers, safe and easy payment methods, quick...
Act Now - A workbook for Sustainable Project Planning (PNG, 458 Kb, 659x442)
Tue, 10 Aug 2021
Environmental concerns are very present especially for young people as their future depends on the actions of governments and society today. Just like many others, the young people of the Salesian Youth Movement Austria, saw a turning point at the start of 2019, no more waiting, but acting! Through a...
Thu, 13 May 2021
In this current climate and time of crisis, there is an urgent need to empower children with confidence and hope for their futures. Lockdown has left many with questions about their faith and anxiety about the future. In response to this, the Kenelm Youth Trust is offering 'Primary Quo Vadis', a Catholic...
Tue, 09 Feb 2021
Mission Together has a new set of resources for Lent for Primary age children, along with materials specifically aimed at supporting remote learning.
In addition to their ever-popular Lenten calendar, there are pupil liturgies for each week of lent, along with assemblies and accompanying notes, Sunday...
Thu, 04 Feb 2021
Released in time for the Feast of the Presentation, the day dedicated by St John Paul II to consecrated life, a new video sets out to explain to young people the concepts of consecration and to outline what consecrated life means.
Presented by the Parish of Our Lady of Perpetual Succour, Bulwell, Nottingham,...
Thu, 04 Feb 2021
The Bible Hub is a scripture resource created by 'Chosen Youth' a group of young people from Holy Rood Church, Swindon. The aim of the Hub is to encourage young people to explore the scriptures in a creative way.
Each month there will be a different theme uploaded by Chosen Youth to support young people....
Mon, 11 Jan 2021
Peace Sunday 2021 is on 17 January, and Pax Christi is offering a range of resources to download for schools, parishes and families.
The resources include a 15 minute children's liturgy (available after 12 January), a PowerPoint and worksheets for schools, a podcast and two new hymns.
The theme, chosen...