Category Archives: Scottish Episcopal Church

29 Mar
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Churches react to murder of Glasgow shopkeeper Asad Shah

Churches have expressed their shock after Glasgow man Asad Shah was stabbed to death at his shop in Shawlands. Archbishop Philip Tartaglia said: “The murder of Mr Shah has shocked everyone. The outpourings of sympathy following his death are a ...
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Most Rev David Chillingworth
25 Mar
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Scottish Episcopal Church: Good Friday and Easter are not just a religious story

The Most Rev David Chillingworth, Bishop of St Andrews, Dunkeld & Dunblane and Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church says: “The Good Friday and Easter story of the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ engages us at the deepest level. ...

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16 Mar
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Scots represented at UN commission on women

Rachael Fraser, a former member at St James the Less Episcopal Church in Bishopbriggs, is attending the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women from March 14-24 in New York. She is representing the Scottish Episcopal Church as part ...

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01 Jan
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New Year message from the Scottish Episcopal Church

The Most Rev. David Chillingworth, Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church and Bishop of St. Andrews, Dunkeld and Dunblane, reflects on resolutions that make a difference.

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Bishop Gregor Duncan
23 Dec
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Scottish Episcopal Church: Christmas message from Bishop Gregor Duncan

At times it is hard to think that the world we live in is anything other than very dark, writes Bishop Gregor Duncan. All around us are threats to life – climate change, terrorism, civil wars, genocidal campaigns, corruption, failed ...

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Most Rev David Chillingworth
14 Nov
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Paris terrorist attacks: a statement by the Scottish Episcopal Church

The Most Rev David Chillingworth, Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church, said: “The attacks in Paris are a callous and devastating assault on innocent people who were enjoying an evening out in a beautiful city. Our prayers are with all ...

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Most Rev David Chillingworth
06 Oct
0

New Scottish Episcopal Institute dedicated for ministry formation

The new Scottish Episcopal Institute has been dedicated by the Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church with a challenge that the contexts of ministry that people are being called to will “become ever more complex and demanding.” The Scottish Episcopal ...

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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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