Church News

17Jul 2020

We are very proud of one of our Year 2 pupils, Samuel in class 2J. He and a friend started to collect some food for people and helped distribute this to the needy in his local area. Southwark News have run a special story highlighting their kindness. It is such a kind and wonderful thing […]

26Jun 2020

Some of the many ways  that the  school is responding to racism is through  assembly, teaching the topic in PSHE and RE; making cross curricular links with other subjects and making multicultural books available for all classes from Nursery to Year 6.  You can download a message from our Bishops to the Young People in Catholic Schools in […]

08Jan 2020

English Martyrs Primary School is very proud to announce that we managed to raise £164.36 to help build a brighter future through Cafod’s projects around the world. Cafod are part of one of the largest aid networks in the world. Because of our global reach and local presence, together we have the potential to reach […]

24Sep 2019

On Friday 20th September 2019 our Chaplaincy Room had a very special visitor.  Let us tell you what happened… “Today Father Lewis came to the Chaplaincy Room.  He asked us questions about the gospel we were reading while we waited for others to arrive” (Favour 3M) “The Prayer Monitors, Junior Chaplains and Mrs Appah were all involved […]

25Jun 2019

Jesus says: “As you did it to one of the least of these my brethren, you did it to me.” Many saints were shaken to the core by this passage from the Bible. On account of it, St. Francis of Assisi changed his whole life. Mother Teresa converted because of this saying… When I reflect […]

25Jun 2019

The gifts of the Holy Spirit enable us to share the mission of the Church. Religious Education Curriculum Directory The children will learn about Jesus’ teaching and example of service of others. They will develop their ability to recognise that God has given us all gifts and talents to use in the service of him […]

25Jun 2019

The Church therefore urges her sons and daughters to enter with prudence and charity into discussion and collaboration with members of other religions. Let Christians, while witnessing to their own faith and way of life, acknowledge, preserve and encourage the spiritual and moral truths found among non-Christians, also their social life and culture. Nostrae Aetate […]

25Jun 2019

God’s self-revelation is made perfect in us by the Holy Spirit, the Spirit of truth. This truth was promised by Jesus and revealed at Pentecost. Through the Holy Spirit people are formed and guided to become God’s people through knowing God. Religious Education Curriculum Directory Year 5 learnt about and reflect upon the Ascension and […]

25Jun 2019

“The Church is the family of God, the People that God gathers in the whole world. This Church is the communion of Christ’s disciples brought together in Christ its Head by the Holy Spirit. It is the Body of Christ, the Temple of the Spirit. As the People of God, the Church is drawn into […]