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30 Apr
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Pope Francis meets members of Anglican-Roman Catholic International Commission

Pope Francis met on Thursday with members of the Anglican-Roman Catholic International Commission, telling them that the cause of unity is not an optional undertaking. The 18 Anglican and Catholic members of the commission, known as ARCIC III,  are holding ...

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28 Apr
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Methodists to expand disinvestment option on fossil fuels

The Central Finance Board of the Methodist Church, which manages investments of £1.1 billion for the Church, has announced a new investment policy on climate change. The policy, launched today at the CFB’s annual General Meeting, sets out how the ...

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Rt Rev John Chalmers
27 Apr
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Kirk Moderator calls for shared humanity in refugee debate

The Moderator of the General Assembly has spoken of his concern at a lack of shared humanity in the current refugee debate. The Rt Rev John Chalmers is welcoming the action taken to restore search and rescue missions in the ...

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27 Apr
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Relief and grief for Kirk mission workers in Nepal

A Church of Scotland mission partner in Nepal has thanked well-wishers following Saturday’s devastating earthquake in the country which has left thousands dead. Malcolm Ramsay, formerly minister at Pitlochry Church of Scotland, has been out in Nepal with his wife ...

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27 Apr
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SCIAF launches emergency appeal to help Nepal earthquake survivors

The Scottish Catholic International Aid Fund (SCIAF) is appealing to supporters to donate whatever they can to help survivors of the Nepalese earthquake. The charity has pledged an initial £50,000 to help the initial emergency response. SCIAF has launched an ...

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26 Apr
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April 2015 edition of ‘Flourish’ newspaper

Flourish is the monthly journal of the Archdiocese of Glasgow.

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Alistair Dutton
26 Apr
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SCIAF director hits the road to thank supporters

In the Scottish Catholic International Aid Fund’s 50th anniversary year, director Alistair Dutton is leading a Cycle Pilgrimage of Scotland to thank supporters for changing the lives of millions of people in some of the poorest countries in the world. ...

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Pope Tawadros II
24 Apr
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Egypt: Muslim imams and Catholic priests begin preaching together in schools

A collective ‘mission’ of a large group of Coptic Catholic priests and imams linked to al Azhar – the biggest theological centre of Sunni Islam – began yesterday in the Egyptian province of Minya. The imams and priests are visiting ...

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