Archive for May, 2014

Life Pictures


One of our young friends, Laura Seggie, led Time for Reflection at the Scottish Parliament this afternoon. A great witness was given on being a young Christian in today’s society. Hopefully we will be seeing more of you in the political arena in the years to come Laura.  

Fr Smith writing on The Catholic Herald’s blog brought to our attention that Time magazine’s top 100 most influential people features two Catholics. One is the Pope, the other is a Sr Rosemary Nyirumbe.  She works and lives in Gulu, northern Uganda and runs a place called St Monica’s for girls who have been kidnapped […]

With our British March for Life still in it’s infancy, it is always good to look to those more experienced countries who have been gathering pro-life people for many years and be inspired by how they encourage people to come out in their thousands.

  This feast commemorates the visions of Our Lady seen near Fátima in Portugal in 1917 by three shepherd children, Lúcia dos Santos and her cousins Jacinta and Francisco Marto. The visions occurred on the 13th day of each month from May to October, and by October huge crowds were gathering at the site of […]

There are so few “superstars” that are ready to set themselves apart from the trendy, easy going views society has that abortion is acceptable.  It can mean a possible downturn in their career or even a loss of status in the celebrity world.  For people where image can be everything, it is a huge chance […]

A huge thank you to everyone who suppported our Grand Sale last weekend.  We had a steady stream of people buying the clothes, handbags, bric-a-brac and bedding that was available at cut prices.  For the Initiative it brings in much needed funds and we find it is a great way to keep in touch with […]

Just read a fantastic story from a typical young mum who unexpectedly found she was pregnant with not one baby but twins.  Her story is real and would resonate with any teenager or young adult because she is truthful of the difficulties, ups and downs of pregnancy as well as the problem of realising the […]