Category Archives: Church of Scotland

04 Feb
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Churches call for more funding to help people in and around Syria

Four major UK Churches have called on governments to provide substantial new funding to alleviate the suffering of the people of Syria including refugees in the neighbouring countries of Lebanon, Turkey and Jordan. The call from the Baptist Union of ...

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30 Jan
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Groundswell ecumenical newsletter, January 2016

Published by the Church of Scotland’s Ecumenical Relations Committee.

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01 Jan
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Church of Scotland delivers a message of hope for the New Year

The turning of the year is a time for reflecting – reflecting especially on the relationships that make us who we are: our relationships with family, friends, colleagues, neighbours and, most importantly, with God, writes Rev Dr Angus Morrison, Moderator ...

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23 Dec
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Church of Scotland: a Christmas message from the Moderator

The news is difficult to hear today, writes Rev Dr Angus Morrison, Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland. Sixteen million children born into war – no wonder this Christmas that many of us feel deeply troubled ...

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26 Nov
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A Prayer for Saint Andrew’s Day

This prayer is being shared by Ibrox, Kinning Park and Mosspark Churches of Scotland, and St Leo the Great Roman Catholic Church. Loving God, We think of Andrew, called first among your disciples, Leaving his nets to follow Jesus, leaving ...

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Rt Rev Dr Angus Morrison
14 Nov
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Kirk Moderator urges peacemaking after Paris

The Church of Scotland has come together in response to the terrible events in Paris to pray for the victims and show support for all those affected by the atrocity. Special commemorations will be held at St Giles Cathedral in ...

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14 Nov
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Church of Scotland contributes a prayer for Paris

‘Turn away from evil and do good; strive for peace with all your heart’ (Psalm 34:14, Good News Version) God of the suffering, our prayers this day are for all who suffer and especially this day for the people of ...

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Rev Martin Johnstone
19 Oct
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Kirk official vows to tackle food poverty

A senior Church of Scotland official has been appointed to chair an influential group which will identify issues that push people into food poverty and come up with ideas to tackle the problem. The Rev Dr Martin Johnstone, secretary of ...

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