Category Archives: Church of Scotland

Jim Carruth
20 Apr
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Glasgow’s poet laureate is a Kirk elder

'Some of the commentary and criticism thrown at the church these days is just terrible. There’s not even an attempt to be balanced in the criticism.'

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16 Apr
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Groundswell ecumenical newsletter, April 2015

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

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10 Apr
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Moderator asks congregations to play their part in democratic process

Rt Rev John Chalmers encourages members to attend local hustings meetings or to arrange their own.

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Rev Dr Fiona Tweedie
09 Apr
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Church invites congregations to take part in major survey

The Church of Scotland is launching a major survey to understand the size and impact of its congregations in parishes the length and breadth of Scotland. ‘What Counts?’ is the question being asked by Mission Statistics co-ordinator, Rev Dr Fiona ...

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Rt Rev John Chalmers
05 Apr
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Easter message from the Church of Scotland

Rt Rev John Chalmer, Moderator of the Church of Scotland’s General Assembly, writes: I have found it particularly poignant to have followed the themes of Christian Aid, posted daily on our website, which bring us now to Easter Day. I ...

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24 Mar
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Church of Scotland ecumenical Newsletter, March 2015

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

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Rev Sally Foster-Fulton
24 Mar
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Churches welcome MPs’ call for benefit sanctions review

The Church of Scotland has joined with an alliance of other Churches to welcome today’s call for a full independent review of benefit sanctions. This was one of the recommendations from a report of the House of Commons Work and ...

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Rev Sally Foster-Fulton
24 Mar
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Kirk speaks out against organ trafficking

The Church of Scotland has welcomed the Scottish Parliament’s consideration of organ trafficking within the Human Trafficking and Exploitation (Scotland) Bill. The Bill was introduced in the Parliament in December last year. People who carry out human trafficking in Scotland ...

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