Category Archives: Scottish Episcopal Church

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
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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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Most Rev David Chillingworth
11 Sep
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Episcopalian approach to David Cameron over migrant and refugee crisis

On behalf of the Scottish Episcopal Church its Primus, the Most Rev David Chillingworth, has written to the Prime Minister calling  on the government to find a response of warmth and generosity to the plight of the refugees and migrants who ...

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Most Rev David Chillingworth
03 Sep
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Migrant crisis: ‘We need a major public debate’ says Primus of Scottish Episcopal Church

The Most Rev David Chillingworth, Bishop of St Andrews, Dunkeld & Dunblane and Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church says: The image of the body of a young boy lying drowned on a beach encapsulates the humanitarian tragedy of the ...

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Floral tributes have been left at the scene of the attack on a beach in the Tunisian resort Sousse
30 Jun
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A service for Tunisia

This service for Tunisia was produced by Radio Alba in conjunction with Glasgow Churches Together.

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Most Rev David Chillingworth
19 Jun
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Episcopalian Primus signs Lambeth Declaration on climate change and comments on Papal encyclical

The Most Rev David Chillingworth, Bishop of St Andrews, Dunkeld & Dunblane and Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church says: “The publication of this eagerly-awaited Encyclical is a major event in the shaping of the response of faith communities to ...

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