1300th Anniversary of the death of St John of Beverley, 7th May AD721

Launch invite

This occasion brings together our 2 local authorities and their Standing Advisory Councils on Religious Education (SACREs) to mark a new direction in the study of religions and other worldviews.  There will be speakers from both authorities to support the celebration, and as authors we will be providing the background to the 2022 syllabus and outlining its new features.  We have a support package for the next academic year, see our plans on the Training page and be in touch!

REaction is back in Beverley!

We are delighted to report that REaction came back with a special St John 1300 event in Beverley Minster in June!  And the great news is that schools can now access REaction events online, so that it’s totally inclusive and accessible to all, without expensive travel costs!
See more here

Invite to the Godly Play taster day with Susie Steel on 9 October

Details: Godly Play Taster
Fun RE in the Foundation Stage
Gill Vaisey, Early Years specialist & author of Puddles books, has some new books coming out in July, so watch this space!


The Sistine Chapel came to Hull

Renaissance master Michelangelo spent four years of his life high up on scaffolding under the vaulted ceiling of the Sistine Chapel in Rome, painting one of the most famous frescoes in the world.  A replica of the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel visited Hull Minster in a unique exhibition, allowing a close-up view of Michelangelo’s brushwork.

Why not use the paintings to illustrate the Christian concepts of God and Creation?


The Methodist Modern Art Collection

The exhibition Battered and Berthed offered the opportunity to reflect on Hull’s relationship with the sea.  Works by artists such as Graham Sutherland, Eric Gill, Elisabeth Frink, William Roberts and Patrick Heron, including The Dalit Madonna by Jyoti Sahi, explored the spirituality of Hull’s heritage.  Teacher Susie Steel has written resources linking the paintings to our syllabus units of work; look up the paintings online to show your pupils:

Untitled – Pentecost     Dalit Madonna     The Pool at Bethesda

Contact us:

Marilyn Cowling (Hull SACRE)                    Sue Holmes (East Riding SACRE)

                                         marilynccowling@gmail.com                     sueholmes@email.com


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