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Salvation Army logo
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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Rev Aaron Stevens
10 Sep
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Minister at Budapest Kirk gives a powerful account of this summer’s refugee crisis in Hungary

A week after deciding to provide overnight shelter in our church to refugees, tonight we had our first guests, writes Rev Aaron Stevens, minister of St Columba’s Church of Scotland in Budapest. What a week, what a summer, it has ...

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World Council of Churches logo
10 Sep
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European churches encouraged to work together to address refugee crisis

In view of the current refugee crisis, European churches are being encouraged to deepen their efforts in receiving, supporting and protecting refugees who arrive in the region. This call was made in a letter issued jointly by the World Council ...

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Her Majesty The Queen
08 Sep
0

Prayers for Queen Elizabeth

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

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08 Sep
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Celtic FC Foundation ensure refugees benefit from Jock Stein events

Celtic FC Foundation recently announced that its share of the proceeds from this weekend’s duo of Jock Stein 30th anniversary events will be devoted to assisting those affected by the current refugee crisis. We are now delighted to confirm that ...

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SCIAF logo
08 Sep
0

SCIAF launches refugee crisis appeal

The Scottish Catholic International Aid Fund (SCIAF) has launched an emergency appeal to help thousands of refugees in and around Syria and those fleeing into Europe. Working as part of the Caritas family of Catholic international aid charities SCIAF is ...

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Logo: ACTS - cross on boat
08 Sep
0

ACTS are flitting …

The ACTS office will move from Alloa to Stirling on Monday 19th October 2015. The new address will be Action of Churches Together in Scotland, Jubilee House, Forthside Way, Stirling FK8 1QZ. The new office is a suite within the ...

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08 Sep
0

ACTS produces paper on refugee crisis

Action of Churches Together in Scotland has published a paper offering resources connected with the refugee crisis, including prayers and links to relevant websites:

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