News - April, 2022

April, 2022

Salesian Cooperators Retreat Day

Salesian Cooperators Retreat Day

Posted: Mon, 25 Apr 2022 12:10

The Salesian Cooperators are having a retreat day at Savio House, on Saturday 21st May in Celebration of the Feast of Mary Help of Chrisitians on the 24th May.

The day will run from 10am-3pm with input from Fr Martin Coyle SDB and will finish with Mass.

If you are interested in attending, email

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Exciting Job Opportunities

Exciting Job Opportunities

Posted: Sat, 23 Apr 2022 10:45

We have some exciting job opportunities at our houses across the country.

We currently have openings at our retreat centre, Savio House, as well as in Glasgow, with URSpace.

Savio House are looking for:

URSpace are looking for:

And there is also an opportunity to volunteer with BOVA, our international volunteering programme

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Sunday Reflection - Palm Sunday

Sunday Reflection - Palm Sunday

Posted: Sat, 09 Apr 2022 15:57

'Hosanna' the crowds cry, as they lay down their palm leaves in the path of the mighty Messiah, as he enters Jerusalem—on a donkey! This simple act shows the true glory of Jesus: not for him a powerful chariot, or a mighty steed. He enters this week of glory on the humble, working farm animal. I suspect that he would have subscribed to the idea that if the donkey was good enough for the pregnant... Read More »

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May the Church be a place of welcome

May the Church be a place of welcome

Posted: Mon, 04 Apr 2022 10:05

On the recent feast of St Joseph, an important letter was sent to all priests in the world by the Vatican. Over the past few years, Pope Francis has made an appeal to all clergy that they should 'smell of the sheep'—they need to be fully involved in their chosen mission and the lives of the people that they work with and for. The Holy Father constantly condemns the cult of clericalism that seeks... Read More »

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