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March 23, 2016

Holy Door of Mercy

Mount Carmel received a Holy Door of Mercy at the school for 24 hours during the period of Lent. This door is being sent around all Catholic schools in the Salford Diocese during the current Year of Mercy. Pupils from all year groups attended a short liturgy arranged by school chaplain Alana Murphy, Head of […]

March 23, 2016

Lent liturgies

Our G.I.F.T. (Growing in Faith Together) team prepared Lent liturgies and delivered to all year groups in school. The ‘GIFT’ team work closely with the R.E. department and our Lay Chaplain, Miss Murphy and regularly help with prayer liturgies as well as faith and community events in and out of school.

March 4, 2016

Multi-faith week 2016

Mount Carmel celebrated their annual multi-faith week as an opportunity to celebrate the different faiths and cultures within the school community. Activities during the week were arranged by Student Development Manager Mrs Marcinkowski, School Lay Chaplain Alana Murphy, the religious education department and the faith and community team which consists of pupils, staff and clergy. […]

February 10, 2016

Ash Wednesday Mass 2016

   Over 200 pupils and staff attended voluntary Mass on Ash Wednesday in the school hall. Thank you to Fr. McCartney, School Chaplain, Alana Murphy, Lay Chaplain and the G.I.F.T. team (Growing in Faith Together) for helping us celebrate this Holy day and distributing ashes. A prayer chain took place in the school chapel earlier […]

December 18, 2015

Christmas Paraliturgies

Our annual Christmas paraliturgies took place this week. Whilst reflecting upon the birth of the Messiah, Jesus; staff and students also considered refugees throughout the world today and in particular, Syria. The Christmas paraliturgies continued the ‘making room for Jesus’ theme started in our Advent prayer chain reflections in which staff and students were encouraged […]

May 5, 2015

Growing in Faith Together at Salford Cathedral

Mount Carmel pupils attended Salford Cathedral to be ‘missioned’ along with 3 other schools, recognising them as members of their respective school G.I.F.T. (Growing in Faith Together) teams. The G.I.F.T. initiative has recently been developed by the Diocese where schools have numbers of pupils who are other than Catholics but who wish to play a […]

April 21, 2015

Multi-faith day

We celebrated a ‘Multi-Faith Day’ as an opportunity to celebrate the different faiths and cultures within the school community. The day was co-ordinated by Student Development Manager Mrs Marcinkowski and Head of Year 11 Mr Cottam who are part of the school’s Faith and Community team consisting of pupils, staff and clergy, who meet each half term to develop […]

January 9, 2015

Multi-Faith Week

This week we are celebrating ‘Multi-Faith Week’ – an opportunity to celebrate the different faiths and cultures within our community. The week has been co-ordinated by pastoral staff within school and involved many visitors and organisations working and spending time with our students. Link activities with primary schools and Parishes have also been undertaken. Each […]