November 2014

On this page we plan to publish our latest RE resources and all earlier resources published here can be accessed from the Archive section. 

November Resources as Gaeilge

Click here to view November Resources as Gaeilge

New Animoto Video

Gary Abrahamian has created a new Animoto Video inspired by the recently released John Lewis Christmas advertisement.

You can view Gary's video by clicking here: Love Our Neighbour where you will find a resource to compliment the lovely video, entitled Real Love.

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin at the Synod on the Family

While in Rome, Archbishop Diarmuid Martin gave this interview with Radio Vaticana; The Church must Go Out and Talk to Young People where he offered his view on the Synod and highlighted the need for the Church to engage in meaningful dialogue with young people.

Lifers - RTE Documentary

This incredibly moving documentary aired last night. It tells the inspirational stories of three Irish missionaries, working in some of the toughest circumstances around the world.

As we are about to embark on the Year for Consecrated Life and with the Catholic Schools Week 2015 theme 'A Call to Serve', it is highly relevant and something I recommend viewing with your students.


RTE Television's Introductory Information about Lifers

RTE Player link to Lifers Documentary

FaceUp Magazine

The popular teen faith magazine published by Redemptorist Press will no longer be published in hard copy format. However, I am delighted to announce that the Redemptorists have made a decision to continue with the release of FaceUp as an e-zine/online format. Click here to view.

Tips and Strategies for the R.E. Teacher

Finally, at a number of recent in-service events - both here in the Dublin Diocese and in other parts of the country - teachers were asked to provide suggestions/recommendations of any form that they felt improves the delivery of R.E. with their students. This document shares the results: A Catalogue of Teachers' Feedback when asked: What's 'working' in R.E.?

(Resources courtesy of Anna Maloney DA Dublin Archdiocese).