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Thank you for supporting our ‘Day of Many Colours’!

Huge thanks to all schools who supported our Day of Many Colours. We’re delighted that so many celebrated how, by working together, we share God’s love everywhere! The Day of Many Colours is our annual faith and fundraising event, celebrating the Universal Church and how through Mission Together, children are helping children around the world….

A special day to honour Our Lady, at Sacred Heart School

A special day to honour Our Lady, at Sacred Heart School

Written by Missio’s Education Coordinator, Sheila Isaac As the half term came to a close, children at the Sacred Heart school, Roehampton, celebrated the end of May – the month of Mary – in a very special way. The pupils and staff dressed up in the colours of the Mission Rosary – Green, Red, White,…

Our Good Shepherd Liturgies have begun!

Our Good Shepherd Liturgies have begun!

Written by Missio’s Education Coordinator, Sheila Isaac  Mission Together’s annual Good Shepherd Liturgy in Southwark Archdiocese took place on Wednesday 22nd May, when over 800 pupils from 29 schools gathered at Aylesford Priory, Kent, to celebrate being ‘children helping children’. Each year schools supporting Mission Together – the Pope’s official children’s charity for overseas mission…

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Clifton School’s Deputy Director to walk 50km for Mission Together!

This year, Clifton Diocese is celebrating ‘A Year of Prayer’ and, encouraged by the Deputy Director for Schools and Colleges, Ann Fowler, schools have been taking part by linking prayer with action. Pope Francis’ charity for overseas mission, Missio and its children’s branch, Mission Together, asks children to put their faith into action by praying…

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Thanks to all schools, for your brilliant Lenten efforts

We are very grateful to all schools who have prayed and shared with us during the season of Lent. You are sharing God’s love with children living in poverty overseas. Thanks to your valued support, Mission Together is able to provide practical help and spiritual care. One such school is Holy Spirit Primary, St Helens…

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Together in Sri Lanka – an update

On Easter Sunday 2019, the world was shocked and saddened by the vicious attacks that took place in Sri Lanka’s capital, Colombo. Many supporters will remember that this beautiful country provided the project focus for our 2017-18 school campaign. The campaign – to provide healthcare and food supplies to impoverished communities – featured Ajay, a…

New Pentecost Resource for 2019
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New Pentecost Resource for 2019

This year’s Pentecost Liturgy helps children celebrate the birthday of the Church, whilst learning that the Church is not just a building made with bricks – but a community made up of billions of people around the world, all trying to share God’s love as Jesus taught. Our new Pentecost Liturgy incorporates scripture, drama, symbol,…

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St Bernard’s ‘Snowdrop of Hope’ Lenten Display!

We were delighted to see how our Lenten resources have inspired St Bernard’s Preparatory School, Slough. Using our Lent Activity ‘Signs of Hope’, the whole school have worked together to create an impressive ‘Snowdrop Field of Hope’! Teacher, Mrs Perrett, explained that the display is much more than a beautiful backdrop. “On each snowdrop, the…

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A new Children’s Liturgy for Parishes

Did you know that Mission Together is the children’s branch of Missio, known by its distinctive Red collection Box? Many are unaware of the link or of the Sunday Children’s Liturgy that complements Missio’s Parish Appeals. We’ve recently revised this Children’s Liturgy and are making it available to download from both our Mission Together and…