What’s Happening in Religious Education
Knitting for the Winter Appeal
Thank you to all who have knitted squares for the Vinnies Conference to sew together to make up blankets in support of the Vinnies Winter appeal. All knitted squares are to be returned to the College by the end of May please. Further wool can be provided by contacting Miss Kleist.
Brekky Van 16 May 2015
Thank you to fifteen students from Years 11 and 12 and Mrs Pelham, Ms Brennan, Mr Gough, Mr Currao and Ms Mirabello for their generous support in running the Saturday morning brekky van.
Here are some of the reflections from the students:
“It was privilege to be able to serve the clients breakfast.”
“I felt so good being part of the Brekky Van team. The chocolate were a hit.”
“They were so nice. I did not realise how easy it would be to speak with the clients.”
Year 12 Retreats 2015
Year 12 students spent three days participating in large group and small group activities and individual reflection on their Retreat on the theme, “I have come that you may have life and have it to the full.” John 10:10
Here are some comments to the question, Over the days of the Retreat, I learner/become aware of:
- Others, deeper issues and myself.
- Myself and how others have helped shape me
- That all of us have so many things in common yet are so different.
- How everyone sees things so differently and that is OK.
- The people who love me.
- My relationship with God, other people and my personal qualities.
Thank you to the teachers who facilitated the running of the Retreats: Benedict XVI- Miss Kleist, Mr Hulme, Mrs Pelham, Mr Culleton and Ms Yousef; Kiah Ridge- Mr Currao, Ms Gereige, Ms Mirabello and Mr Martin and Mulgoa- Ms Robinson, Mr Colreavy, Mrs Rizzo, Ms Rothwell and Ms Stratilas.
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