Spiritual

·       A voluntary lunchtime Mass is celebrated each week in the College Chapel.  Whole school Mass is celebrated throughout the year; at the start and end of each school year, on the Feast Day of St. Ambrose and other key days in the Church’s liturgical calendar. 

·       Boys have the opportunity to attend the Sacrament of Reconciliation during Lent and Advent.

·       Other forms of liturgy are celebrated throughout the year.   For example, the rosary during October and the Stations of the Cross during Lent. 

·       All 1st Year boys have the chance to attend a residential retreat at Castlerigg Manor in the Lake District.  4th Year boys have the opportunity to attend a week-long pilgrimage to Taizé.  In the 6th Form, boys have the chance to attend a week-long pilgrimage to Lourdes. 

·       The College Chapel is a sanctuary of quiet, and is open for boys to use at any time during the day. 

  • Note also: http://cesew.org.uk/guidance-for-schools/british-values

  • In some cases silence is dangerous.

    Saint Ambrose