Category Archives: Salvation Army

23 Dec
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The Salvation Army’s 2015 Christmas message from General Andr√© Cox

A new perspective ...

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02 Oct
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Kirk hails new human trafficking legislation as “powerful deterrent to atrocious crime”

The Church of Scotland has applauded MSPs for backing landmark legislation to tackle human trafficking with tougher penalties for those convicted and better protection for victims. Dr Hazel Watson, a member of the Church and Society Council and convener of ...

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10 Sep
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Salvation Army statement on the refugee crisis

The Salvation Army is responding to the refugee crisis across Europe, providing practical, emotional and spiritual support to those affected. We believe we have an ethical and humanitarian responsibility to provide aid to refugees who have fled war and persecution ...

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16 Jul
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Salvation Army celebrates its 150th anniversary

This year marks the 150th anniversary of the Salvation Army. The movement was started by pioneers William and Catherine Booth in the East End of London in 1865. When William was told by his son about all the homeless people ...

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General Andre Cox
05 Apr
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Easter message from the Salvation Army

The Power of the Resurrection

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Jim Sheridan with Major David Wing, Jim Reid and Colin McGilvray
30 Mar
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Jim Sheridan MP visits Erskine Salvation Army

The Salvation Army in Erskine welcomed Jim Sheridan MP to see first hand the work of its thriving jobs club. Mr Sheridan* met members of the church and charity’s Employment Plus Local initiative on Friday. The jobs club on Kilpatrick ...

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27 Jan
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Christian leaders back call for new law against global tax dodging

Christian leaders have thrown their weight behind a new campaign for political parties to promise to act against tax avoidance if they are elected. Leading voices from Methodist, Quaker, Anglican, Salvation Army and evangelical traditions have declared their support for ...

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16 Dec
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Pope Francis thanks Salvation Army for teaching him about Christian unity as a small boy

Pope Francis has revealed that an encounter with the Salvation Army when he was just four years old opened his eyes to ecumenism and Christian unity. Speaking to a delegation of leaders from the Salvation Army in the Vatican, the ...

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