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A Ceilidh for Zambian children!

IN 2018, I was one of the ten lucky pupils to join Missio Scotland on their Get Involved Globally trip to Zambia. It was an incredible experience and it truly has changed my life for the better. During our time in Zambia, we visited Providence Home, a home for children with physical and mental disabilities. While there we were all made very aware of the differences between these children and children who have the same disabilities at home. The children here all slept in the same room and the older children helped the sisters who run the home to look after the younger children. They didn’t have a lot to play with or a great amount of space and it made me realise how lucky we are in Scotland.

Holy Cross' helping hand for Missio

TWO schoolchildren from Holy Cross Primary School in Edinburgh provided Missio Scotland with an extra special Christmas present by sending in a cheque for £434 from the school. Innovative Primary 6/7 pupils Nina and Hannah held a bring a buy book fair at the school to raise funds for the Scottish arm of the Pontifical Mission Societies (PMS)—the Pope’s official charity for overseas mission. “All the money we raised is to go to Missio Scotland,” the girls said. “The way the book fair worked was that in the run-up to book fair we collected books from Primaries 1-7. Then on the week of the book fair we priced them and set the stalls up. We collected 400 books­—all types of books—and raised £434

Bringing the Birth of Christ to life

MISSIO Scotland’s inaugural Christmas Artwork Competition saw Catholic primary schoolchildren from throughout Scotland help to bring the story of the Birth of Jesus to life in a most colourful manner. The popular contest encouraged pupils from across Scotland’s dioceses to submit their artistic depictions of people and events associated with Christmas such as: The Nativity; the Magi; the shepherds; Mary with the Baby Jesus; the Holy Family; the new-born Jesus in the manger; and the Angel Gabriel. And the response to this first Christmas Artwork Competition was something that took everyone in the Missio Scotland Office by surprise, both in terms of the volume of entries and the standard of th

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