Links and Videos

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 October  2018 | The Orthodox Christian Churches

Eastern Orthodox Church

http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/christianity/subdivisions/easternorthodox_1.shtml

September 2018 | Leadership in the Roman Catholic Church

Catholic and Anglican Titles

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www.adducation.info

August 2018 | St Columban

 July 2018 |Interview with Holocaust survivor Tomi Reichental

Full Interview with Tomi Reichental: Click here

June 2018 | Junior Certificate Preparation

Click here to see the continued sample answer from our June Issue: Sample Answer

May 2018 |Confirmation gift of ‘Wonder and Awe’ 

Article: Gifts of the Holy Spirit

Video: Gifts of the Holy Spirit

April 2018 |Miracles and Parables of Jesus (Part 2)

Chronological Miracles and Parables of The Lord Jesus Christ

http://www.gs-cd.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/MiraclesandParablesSundaySchoolSchedule.pdf

Craft ideas

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March 2018 | Miracles and Parables of Jesus (Part 1)

February 2018 | John McCarthy: Surfer & Believer

If you would like to know more about John and his religious journey of hope, we encourage you to visit: www.cliffsofhope.com

January 2018 | 2018 The World Meeting of Families

WMOF Social Media

Website: worldmeeting2018.ie and amoris.ie

Facebook: @wmof2018

Youtube: World Meeting of Families 2018

Twitter: @wmof2018

The official hymn:

A Joy for all the Earth

Find the meaning of the official icon: http://www.worldmeeting2018.ie/en/About/Icon

December 2017 | Homelessness

Fr Peter McVerry, Rubicon

Peter McVerry: A View from the Basement | RTÉ One

 

November 2017 | Diwali: Festival of Lights

The Story of Diwali | Festival of Lights Cartoon Animation

Diwali – Festival of Lights | National Geographic

 

 

October 2017

Bressie – Discussion on mental health services in Ireland | RTÉ Prime Time

Promoting Positive Mental Health

Websites/ Support Networks:

Recovery Ireland
www.recoveryireland.ie

Mental Health Ireland
www.mentalhealthireland.ie/teens/

SpunOut.ie
spunout.ie

The Samaritans
www.samaritans.org
Tel: 116 123
Email: jo@samaritans.org

 

 

September 2017

August 2017

Topic: The Sacraments

Article: http://irishcatholic.ie/article/seven-sacraments-catholic-church

 

July 2017

Topic: Religion & Sport

When Religion and Sport Collide:

Katie Taylor:

Article: http://www.independent.ie/lifestyle/why-katie-believes-god-fights-in-her-corner-26888932.html

 

 

June 2017

Topic: Prayer as Meditation

 

 

May 2017

Topic: Junior Certificate RE Prep

 

Links to resources:

https://studyclix.ie/Subjects/Junior-Certificate/Higher/Religious-Education

http://www.mocks.ie/Junior-Cert/Religious-Education

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/?q=religion

Key words: Key Words_ed

 

April 2017

Topic: Easter

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March 2017

Topic: A Priest in Training

http://www.gotocollege.ie/careers/social_psychology/priesthood.html

http://www.icatholic.ie/the-priesthood/

February

2017

Topic: Interview with Shaykh Dr Umar Al-Qudri.

Link to full interview:

Interview with Shaykh Dr Umar Al

 

Videos:

http://www.rte.ie/archives/2015/0123/675176-islam-in-ireland/

Articles and Links:

http://www.irishtimes.com/news/social-affairs/religion-and-beliefs/what-is-it-like-to-grow-up-muslim-in-ireland-1.2949144?utm_content=sf-man

http://www.islaminireland.com/

January 2017

Topic: Social Justice

Videos:

December 2016

Topic: New Years Resolutions

Articles:

The History of New Year’s Resolutions. Read More http://histv.co/1YUfktu via @History

November 2016

Topic: Cultural Rituals of Death 

Videos:

 October 2016

Topic: Origins of Halloween

Videos

September 2016

Topic: Communities of Faith

Videos

Fr Paddy Byrne on Twitter

Links

Communities of Faith in Ireland

Title

To find out more

Roman Catholic http://www.catholiccommunications.ie/
Church of Ireland www.ireland.anglican.org
Presbyterian www.presbyterianireland.org
Methodist www.irishmethodist.org
Jewish http://www.jewishireland.com/
Muslim http://www.csc.tcd.ie/~muslim/publications.html
Buddhist www.buddhism.ie

http://www.meditateinireland.com/

http://www.buddhanet.net/euro_dir/eur_ire1.htm

Hindu http://www.bbc.co.uk/northernireland/religion/faithandbelief/hinduism.shtml

http://uk.dir.yahoo.com/society_and_culture/religion_and_spirituality/faiths_and_practices/hinduism/

 

Jehovah Witness http://www.watchtower.org
Lutheran http://www.lutheranireland.org/
Quaker (Religious Society of Friends) http://www.ipag.com/quakers/
Salvation Army http://www.salvationarmy.ie/MainInfo.htm
Baptist http://www.baptistireland.org/
Pentecostal http://www.ex.ac.uk/~pglazier/CHURCHES/Ire-3.htm#RepI
Bah’ai http://www.bahai.ie
Orthodox Church http://www.orthodoxireland.com/

http://ireland.ru/orthodox/

Moravian Fellowship http://www.moravian.org.uk/
Unitarian Church http://www.unitarian.org.uk/welcome.htm

 

Church of the Latter Day Saints (Mormon) http://www.irishlds.com/

 

 

http://www.local.ie/about_ireland/society/religion/ a useful site for information about a variety of communities of faith in Ireland, contains addresses and contact numbers.

 

August 2016

Topic: Healthy Mind, Healthy Body

Videos

Links to articles

Importance of Sports in our Life

http://www.livestrong.com/article/515163-the-importance-of-sports-in-our-lives/

July 2016

Topic: Fun in the Summer

Videos

DIY Projects:

 

Links to articles

20 best things to do in Ireland Summer 2016:
http://www.independent.ie/life/travel/ireland/20-best-things-to-do-this-summer-26740329.html

Top camps for teens Summer 2016:
http://www.independent.ie/life/travel/ireland/20-best-things-to-do-this-summer-26740329.html

Volunteering in Ireland for teens:
http://www.youth.ie/volunteer

Working in Ireland for teens | The Facts:
http://www.schooldays.ie/articles/teen-summer-jobs

June 2016

Topic: The John Paul II Award

Videos

How it works:

GAA legend Kieran McGeeney gave an inspirational talk at the launch of the Pope John Paul II awards for young people in Kildare and Leighlin Diocese on 19 Oct 2009

 

Website: thepopejohnpauliiaward.com/

Facebook Page: bit.ly/1sGAy4W

Twitter: twitter.com/JohnPauliiAward

May 2016

Topic: Girl Power

Videos

Malala

Mary Mother of Jesus

Links to articles

Malala

10 Fast Facts About Malala Yousafzai

http://www.catholic.org/news/hf/family/story.php?id=63101

Mary Mother of Jesus

10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew about Mary, Mother of Jesus

http://www.catholic.org/saints/saint.php?saint_id=4967

April 2016

Topic: World Youth Day

Videos

Links to articles

http://worldyouthday.com/

https://www.facebook.com/worldyouthday/?fref=ts

March 2016

Topic: Saints

Videos

How People Become Saints

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lUGRdpRJWHow to make a St Bridget’s CrossYA

The History of Saint Patrick – a Short Story

Links to articles

St Brigid of Ireland

http://www.catholic.org/saints/fun_facts_arch.php?saint=89

February 2016

Topic: The Celebration of Faith

Videos

How to make a St Bridget’s Cross

How to make a St Brigid’s Cross

Pope Francis Biography and Video

http://www.biography.com/people/pope-francis-21152349

 

Links to articles

St Brigid of Ireland

http://www.catholic.org/saints/saint.php?saint_id=453

Fun Facts about Pope Francis

http://list25.com/25-interesting-facts-about-pope-francis-you-probably-didnt-know/

 

January 2016

Topic: Refugee’s

Videos

Stepping Stones: Starting Second-Level School in Ireland, Part I Dramatisation

Stepping Stones: Starting Second-Level School in Ireland, Part 2 Dramatisation

Ethiopia and Chad: Education is Hope for Refugees

Links to Articles

Children in Direct Provision

http://www.jrs.ie/103-key-issues/382-children-in-direct-provision

Integration of Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Ireland

http://www.jrs.ie/103-key-issues/383-integration

Useful Data

The European Migration Network Glossary of Terminology, which can be downloaded at http://ec.europa.eu/dgs/home-affairs/what-we-do/networks/european_migration_network/glossary/index_a_en.htm

The UNHCR Global Trends 2014 Report, available at http://unhcr.org/556725e69.html, which discusses where asylum seekers and refugees travel from, through and to.

The 2015 Working Group Report on the Protection Process, which discusses living conditions in details, available at http://justice.ie/en/JELR/Pages/Working_Group_on_Improvements_to_the_Protection_Process

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