Attending Catholic schools has taught to me the teachings of the Church regarding social justice and the dignity of all people. By learning this, I’ve had the motivation to help care for the poor and pray for the unborn, at home, and in the real world at soup kitchens and at abortion clinics.
Last August, NORTHWEST CATHOLIC announced a student essay contest, open to students enrolled in any of Western Washington’s 74 Catholic schools. Students were asked to reflect on the theme of Catholic Schools Week 2014, “Catholic Schools: Communities of Faith, Knowledge and Service,” and to share how faith, knowledge and service are related in their schools and in the rest of their lives.
Dappled Things honors the best essays published in the journal in a year through the Jacques Maritain Prize for Nonfiction. Maritain was an influential 20th century Thomist philosopher and Catholic convert whose work covered a wide range of topics, including metaphysics and epistemology, ethics and politics, and—significantly for us—literature and art.Christmas-lovin’ town — This book is a monument to small town faith in action, and a tribute to its young people. “ The Cross and the Water Tower ” is based on a true story of what happened in 1989 when the village of Wauconda faced an atheist grinch, and triumphed. The history inspired coauthor cousins Mary Mangan, 18, and Kevin Sullivan Mooney, 19, other teen cousin contributors and.Northwest Catholic’s fifth annual student essay contest asked students at Western Washington’s 74 Catholic schools to answer the question “How can you share Jesus with others?” The essays were judged by a panel drawn from the staffs of Northwest Catholic, the archdiocesan Office for Catholic Schools and the Fulcrum Foundation.
The contest is open to students in 11th grade in selected schools around the world, including schools in Turkey, Pakistan, Chicago, Connecticut, Los Angeles, Mexico, and the Philippines The Middle Center (MEC) at the University of Pennsylvania is now accepting submissions for our 2020 Essay Contest. and annually involves more than 700 volunteer readers and encompasses three celebrations please.Read More
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Today I offer congratulations to Brandon Mata (class of 2008) who won second place in the highly competitive annual essay contest sponsored by Archdiocese of Chicago Office of Catholic Schools of Cook and Lake Counties, in partnership with Catholic New World, the newspaper for the Archdiocese of Chicago. Open to high school seniors enrolled in a Catholic high school, the essay contest required.Read More
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Instructions for entrants and essay questions are provided for the Kelvin, Thomas Campion and Vellacott prizes on the lefthand side as attachments. There is also an FAQ page for entrants and their teachers, as well as a guide for teachers on how to use our online system to run an internal competition within school and how to approve or modify essays.Read More
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