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16 May
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Kirk votes in favour of allowing ministers in same sex civil partnerships

The Church of Scotland has voted in favour of allowing people in same sex civil partnerships to be called as ministers and deacons. The historic decision was made by the General Assembly on the Mound in Edinburgh today, where the ...

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15 May
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Novena day 1: Prayer for older people

Novena is an ancient tradition of prayer for nine days between Ascension Day and Pentecost Sunday.

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13 May
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May 2015 edition of ‘Flourish’ newspaper

Flourish is the monthly journal of the Archdiocese of Glasgow.

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Anne Booth-Clibborn from Edinburgh has been supporting Christian Aid since it was set up in 1945, and 5 year old Shona Brown from Clarkston will be going door to door to raise funds this year
11 May
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Charity praises generations of Scots leading fight against global poverty

Christian Aid's 70th anniversary.

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11 May
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Charities back out after ‘bullying’ over workfare volunteers

Charities are being blockaded and intimidated by campaigners into giving up offering unpaid work placements to benefit claimants, it has been claimed. One Glasgow charity said its premises had been subject to nuisance phone calls and demonstrators turning up to blockade ...

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11 May
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Beyond Foodbanks? Growing a Food Justice Movement

Final Session from Beyond Food Banks from Stuart Platt on Vimeo. On 28th February 2015 Faith in Community Scotland, the Church of Scotland and the Centre for Human Ecology held a conference in the Pearce Institute, Govan, addressing food justice ...

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Conference of European Churches
10 May
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From Europe’s Christians, a call for a vision of freedom

True freedom rejects mere consumption and satisfaction and embraces a duty to rescue the migrant, to save women from violence, and to help young people struggling to work and care for their families. In short, freedom includes responsibility towards God ...

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10 May
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Faith in Older People: Inspiration Today, Hope for Tomorrow

Report of a conference held in Glasgow on 16 March 2015.

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