Category Archives: Ecumenical News

04 Oct
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Glasgow Churches Together annual general meeting

Tuesday 20th October 2015, focusing on the Joint Commission on Doctrine of the Church of Scotland and the Roman Catholic Church in Scotland.

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Syrian mother and child in Lebanon. © Tabitha Ross/CAFOD
25 Sep
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A Prayer for Refugees

Please feel free to use this prayer in your personal devotions and share with friends and colleagues. O God, father of tenderness and mercy, Look with compassion on those who have left their homes and families In order to find ...

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21 Sep
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Helping refugees by thinking beyond the current crisis

The world must address the plight of refugees streaming out of Syria and other countries, but we must also think beyond the current crisis, urged Doris Peschke, general secretary of the Churches’ Commission for Migrants in Europe (CCME). “We need ...

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20 Sep
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Radio Alba daily schedule for week beginning Sunday September 20

Radio Alba, an ecumenical internet radio station, can be heard at RadioAlba.org and on this website. The station is sponsored by Glasgow Churches Together and the music committee of the Archdiocese of Glasgow. Daily schedule for week beginning Sunday September ...

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Scotland Welcomes Refugees
17 Sep
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New website to help co-ordinate Scotland’s response to the refugee crisis

A new website has been launched today to help co-ordinate Scotland’s response to the international refugee crisis. Minister for Europe and International Development Humza Yousaf made the announcement of the new website – www.scotlandwelcomesrefugees.scot – following the second meeting of the ...

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16 Sep
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European churches and ecumenical organizations respond to refugee crisis

While governments in Europe debate strict border controls in dealing with the recent refugee influx, churches and ecumenical organization have marshaled resources to support and welcome those seeking safety in the region from war and conflict. According to the United ...

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15 Sep
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EU refugee talks ‘disappointing’ says Christian Aid: fairness and vision needed

Christian Aid today renewed its call for EU members to respond with fairness and vision to the present refugee crisis, saying it was disappointed at the outcome of ministerial talks in Brussels yesterday. The EU’s Justice and Home Affairs Council ...

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Her Majesty The Queen
08 Sep
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Prayers for Queen Elizabeth

For use when Her Majesty The Queen becomes the longest reigning monarch in British history.

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