Catholic Schools Week 2017 will take place from 29 January – 4 February on the theme ‘Catholic schools: Learning with Pope Francis to care for our common home’. Special educational resources are available for primary schools and post-primary schools and also at catholicschools.ie

A dedicated Facebook page, ‘Catholic Schools Week’ has also been set up to share the resources and information about local events around the country and it offers useful analysis on Catholic education.

Laudato Si’ was the number one bestseller for Veritas in 2015 selling over 15,000 copies.  The papal encyclical sold over 1,500 copies in 2016.  Veritas, owned by the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference, is Ireland’s leading religious publisher and retailer.  See veritas.ie.