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World Children’s Day

In 2023, Pope Francis declared that the Catholic Church’s first World Children’s Day would take place on 25-26 May, 2024. The event focus will take place in Rome, but the Pope calls on Catholics around the globe to celebrate this special day in their own Diocese too. World Children’s Day invites children from around the…

Saint Peter the Apostle

The feast of Saint Peter the Apostle falls on 22 February. Peter was one of Jesus’ twelve disciples and the first to recognise Jesus as the Christ (the Messiah). For this reason, Jesus declared that Peter would be the rock on which the Church would be built (the name Peter means ‘rock’). This assembly reveals…

St David Assembly

St David Assembly

Saint David – or Dewi Sant in Welsh – is a well-known saint, whose feast on 1 March is celebrated by Welsh people around the world. Yet in spite of this, there’s few facts we know about Dewi Sant. That’s because he lived 1,500 years ago, at a time when information about people or events…

Together in India

Every year we produce an assembly focusing on one of the many overseas projects supported by Mission Together. This year, our CST inspired assembly, focuses on Marialaya, a project – run by the Salesian Sisters of Don Bosco – that aims to educate and empower vulnerable children in a slum resettlement area, Chennai, India. Marialaya…

St Patrick Assembly

St Patrick Assembly

Feast day 17 March: St Patrick is one of the world’s most popular saints, with celebrations on his feast of 17 March, taking place in over 200 countries. But few know the life story of this great missionary who introduced Christianity to Ireland. This assembly reveals how St Patrick fulfilled his mission to love God…

Pope Francis

Pope Francis

Pontificate anniversary, 13 March: Mission Together is a pontifical charity, which means we have a special association with Pope Francis. As 13 March 2023, marks the 10th year of his pontificate, this assembly explores the life of young Jorge Bergoglio, who became the first ever Pope Francis. Including quotes from Pope Francis’, scripture, and prayer,…

Together in the Philippines

Every year Mission Together produces an assembly focusing on one of our projects overseas and those it supports. This year we’re getting to know children from the Badjao tribe and the help they receive at Nano Nagle Education Centre. An ancient tribe with modern challenges The Badjao are an ancient people who, for centuries, lived…

Together in Malawi

Every year Mission Together produce an assembly focusing on one of our children’s projects overseas. The assembly enables pupils in England and Wales to discover more about the children supported by the project and the world in which they live. This year we’re getting to know Moses who attends the Mua School for the Deaf…

Feast of St Joseph

Feast of St Joseph

Feast day, 19 March: St Joseph was the husband of Our Lady and foster father to Jesus. This assembly reveals how Joseph fulfilled his mission to love God and serve others, and how by following his example, children can become missionaries of God’s love, too. There are two feast days honouring St Joseph in the…