Edmund Rice England - Presence . Compassion . Liberation


St. Edward’s College, STAFF INSET with the Edmund Rice Office

We were delighted to be able to deliver a staff inset to St. Edward’s College on Friday 29th June which revisited the life and charism of Blessed Edmund, how the eight essentials in the daily

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Charism Awards for Leadership & Summer Garden Party

On Saturday 30th July we were delighted to be joined by Charism Award winners from across our schools and wider Network. At an awards ceremony in Holy Angels Church, we celebrated the significant contributions to

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Presence Magazine – Summer 2018

The summer edition of Presence is now available to download and read here. We hope your enjoy learning all about the work within the network

ASIST Courses at Woodeaves this Autumn

Post Immersion Reflection for Staff

It was a privilege for Tom to deliver a Staff Reflection Session for teachers and support staff who took part in Immersions this year. Thanks to everyone for their willingness to share, Tony Haimes from

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Suicide Safer Communities sign up for ASIST. Woodeaves 23-24 June

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) is a two-day interactive workshop in suicide first aid. ASIST teaches participants to recognise when someone may have thoughts of suicide and work with them to create a plan

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Edmund Rice PLUS. Alumni Association. News from ‘Gap’ travellers

Edmund Rice Plus Alumni News St. Edwards old girls ‘Gap’ experience with the brothers’ communities in Ghana and Peru.   This year Cath Wright and Zoe Hannah who left St. Edward’s College last summer decided

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Camp Leaders Pilgrimage – Ireland

Last week we led our annual Camp Leaders Pilgrimage to thank and encourage leaders for their continued commitment to Edmund’s charism and the children they support so valuably each summer around the UK. Using images

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Schools of Sanctuary

We are hoping that all the UK schools will become Schools of Sanctuary in 2019. Some are already well on their way. Sign up for the Refugee Roadshow with Ann if you would like her

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INSET with St. Mary’s Prep – ‘The Mount’

On Monday 16th April we enjoyed a splendid afternoon with the staff of St. Mary’s Prep school, ‘the Mount’ in Crosby, Liverpool. Reminding ourselves of the life of Blessed Edmund, we took inspiration from this

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Prayer of Thanks for Blessed Edmund Rice

O God, we thank you for the life of Edmund Rice.
He opened his heart to Christ present in those oppressed by poverty and injustice.
May we follow his example of faith and generosity.
Grant us the courage and compassion of Edmund as we seek to live lives of love and service.
We ask this through Christ our Lord.