In this section you will find resources to assist and support R.E. Departments & Chaplains who are organising opening of the school year Masses or Prayer Services. The Student Guide to the New Mass is a useful resource to help prepare students before attending the Mass and there are also sample opening mass booklets.
Planning a Mass Resources
Prayer Service / Mass Templates
Opening of School Year Liturgy 2015/16 – We give you praise, O God, for everything that is new & beautiful
Opening of the School Year Mass – Share the Light of Jesus
Opening of the School Year Mass – Let Your Light Shine
God’s Blessings on the Academic Year Service
Opening School Year Liturgy Prayer Service – Put your hands in the hand of God
Prayer Service Beginning of School Year Prayers for Students to Start the Year
Senior Students Start of Year Prayer Service
Beginning of the School Year Exam Students Prayer Service
Welcome Celebration for First Year Students
Drama (to accompany 1st year welcome celebration)
Staff Prayer for start of school year
SchoolEthos.ie where you will find several templates and resources which are free to download and edit.