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19 Oct
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17 Oct
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New Bible resource launched to help churches engage with economic injustice

A new publication from the Jubilee Debt Campaign, compiled with the assistance of Christian Aid and All We Can: Methodist Relief and Development, is helping churches relate real world economic problems to biblical teachings. Entitled ‘Jubilee economics: Biblical teaching and ...

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Archbishop Elias Nassar
17 Oct
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‘God only knows’ if Christians will survive in the Middle East

A Lebanese bishop has told Scottish Catholics that ‘God only knows’ if there will be any Christians living in the Middle East in 20 years time such is the persecution they are facing. Maronite Archbishop Elias Nassar of Saida in ...

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14 Oct
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Have Yourself a Very ‘Simply Christmas’

Christmas charity ALTERnativity is harnessing the power of social media this year to encourage people to simplify their Christmas. The Glasgow-based organisation has learned that people feel more confident about resisting the pressure put on them by advertisers, family or ...

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Captains Sara and Wayne Duffy
07 Oct
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Salvation Army appoint spiritual directors to support work with homeless people

The Salvation Army has appointed new spiritual directors to support homeless men and women in Glasgow. Captains Sara and Wayne Duffy will work with service users at the church and charity’s three city centre lifehouses (centres for homeless people) – ...

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21 Sep
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More Than Gold: Thank you, and well done!

More Than Gold 2014 was the biggest response to a Commonwealth Games from churches ever, according to the organisers. The ‘friendliness’ of the Glasgow 2014 Games was its hallmark. The atmosphere across the venues and throughout the city was welcoming and wonderful, ...

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Archbishop Philip Tartaglia
20 Sep
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Catholic Bishops commend First Minister

The following letter has been sent today to Scotland’s First Minister by the President of the Bishops’ Conference of Scotland, Archbishop Philip Tartaglia. The Right Hon Alex Salmond MSP 20th September 2014 Dear First Minister, You have announced your decision ...

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James Fraser CBE
19 Sep
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Referendum reaction: Free Church of Scotland

The Free Church of Scotland has urged the nation to move from “self-interest” to “focusing on the needs of others” following the prolonged independence referendum debate. It called on voters to respect the democratic voice, and to focus on the ...

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