Collective Worship

Our School Prayer

Our school prayer was written by our Chaplaincy Team and inspired by our school saint, Saint Winefride. We pray our school prayer together during whole school and class worship.  

our school prayer

Prayer to Our Lady, Health of the Sick

Pope Francis has recently composed a prayer to Our Lady, Health of the Sick to implore her protection during the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic. I include this prayer below for you to pray together at home.

Pope Francis prayer

 

Daily Singing Sessions

Daily virtual singing sessions from the Diocese of Leeds Schools Singing Programme are now available at 2pm every weekday. These are aimed at primary school children. Every session includes sacred music, RE and music curriculum learning, and lots of vocal fun and songs to keep children engaged in lifting their voices to God.  They're led by the Diocese's expert Choral Directors, and sessions for younger and older children are also available.

Sessions can be found on the YouTube channel, found at www.schoolssingingprogramme.org.uk

virtual singing sessions

 

Celebrating Mass

Bishop Patrick has created a YouTube channel, so that during this time Mass and other devotions will be live-streamed from the chapel at Bishop’s House. This can be found by searching for ‘Bishop Patrick McKinney’ on YouTube.

 

Spiritual Resource Kit

Emmaus Productions have produced a spiritual resource kit to offer spiritual support to faith communities during the Covid 19 pandemic and to help with celebrating Holy Week and Easter. Here is the link to these resources:

https://www.emmausproductions.com/special-feature/spiritual-comfort-for-troubled-times-holy-week-2020/

 

At home prayer resources

A range of prayer resources are available for you to use at home together. These can be found in the ‘At home chaplaincy’ section of our academy website. Please follow the link below:

http://chaplaincyblog.aquinas-cmat.org/2020/03/19/at-home-chaplaincy-resources/ 

 

Nottingham Diocesan Catholic Youth Service (NDCYS)

A weekly programme is available on the NDCYS YouTube channel.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCP-_eQ-lNxAhDYRhy8KdP8Q

This week's programme:

18.5.20