Tag Archives: Catechetics

Bishop Brendan Leahy to launch Credible Catholic religious education programme

“Credible Catholic is a wonderful programme that quenches the thirst of the mind, expands the outreach of the heart and points in the direction of doing many good actions” – Bishop Leahy As part of Catholic Schools Week 2022, which begins next week, Bishop Brendan Leahy, Chair of the Bishops’ Council for Catechetics, will launch Credible […]

The Value of Religious Education in our Primary Schools

The Value of Religious Education in our Primary Schools Response to the National Council for Curriculum and Assessment (NCCA) Consultation on a Curriculum in Education about Religions and Beliefs and Ethics

Recognition of Qualifications to Teach Catholic Religious Education in Catholic Primary Schools on the Island of Ireland

For schools/teachers in the Republic of Ireland: Recognition of Qualifications to Teach Catholic Religious Education in Catholic Primary Schools on the Island of Ireland

Religious Education and the Framework for Junior Cycle

Religious Education and the Framework for Junior Cycle

Religious Education at the heart of our Primary Schools

Religious Education at the heart of our Primary Schools Response to the National Council for Curriculum and Assessment (NCCA) Consultation on Time and Structure in a Primary Curriculum

Procedure for the Approval of Catechetical Materials in Catholic Education

The Council for Catechetics of the Irish Episcopal Conference is conscious of the on-going need for high quality catechetical materials in Catholic schools and parish contexts. These materials ought to be both appropriate for their context and correct in matters of faith and doctrine. The Council for Catechetics is therefore pleased to announce the establishment […]

Launch of new Catholic religious education curriculum and programme

Launch of new Catholic religious education curriculum and programme

Bishop Brendan Leahy launches new Catholic religious education curriculum and programme

Launch at the Presentation Girls School, Maynooth · The Catholic Preschool and Primary Religious Education Curriculum for Ireland and The new primary school Religious education series, Grow in Love Firstly, I am delighted that we are gathered here today, having just heard the wonderful news that Pope Francis has chosen Dublin as the venue to […]

Launch of new religious education programme for Catholic primary schools: Grow in Love

You, or a representative, are invited to attend the launch of the new Catholic Preschool and Primary School Religious Education Curriculum for Ireland (2015), and its related religious education programme Grow in Love.  Details: Time and date: 12 noon, 28 September, 2015 Venue: Presentation Girls’ National School, Maynooth, Co Kildare. In attendance: Bishop Brendan Leahy, Bishop of Limerick […]

Guidelines on Relationships and Sexuality Education

Relationships and Sexuality Education (RSE) and Religious Education Religious Education in Catholic primary schools seeks to help children to grow and develop into healthy mature adults, capable of realising their full potential as human beings created in the image and likeness of God. One aspect of that growth is the development of the children’s ability to […]

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