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Anglican Communion bishops beat the drum for climate justice
25 Aug
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Anglicans called to join worldwide Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation

The Primate of the Anglican Church of Southern Africa, Archbishop Thabo Makgoba, has called on Anglicans everywhere to join Orthodox, Roman Catholic, Lutheran and other Christians in a World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation on 1 September. ...

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Rev David Robertson
23 Aug
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Christian politicians ‘hide’ faith, says Free Church Moderator

Christian politicians are afraid to speak out about their faith according to the Moderator of the Free Church of Scotland. Revd David Robertson has echoed sentiments from a prominent Highland MSP who said that Christian politicians were pressurised into “hiding” their faith. ...

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18 Aug
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Catholic bishops respond to McLellan Commission on safeguarding

Archbishop Tartaglia: 'I want to offer a profound apology to all those who have been harmed and who have suffered in any way'

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Photo:Pope Francis
18 Aug
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Pope designates September 1 as World Day of Prayer for Care of Creation

Like their Orthodox brothers and sisters, Catholics formally will mark Sept. 1 as the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation, Pope Francis has decided. The day of prayer, the pope said, will give individuals and communities an ...

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18 Aug
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Church of Scotland Stamp Appeal

This year the Stamp Appeal will support the work of the Church of Scotland HIV Programme which supports partners both in Scotland and overseas to support those infected and affected by HIV. HIV and AIDS does not often make the ...

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Nicola Sturgeon
12 Aug
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Glasgow church leaders back politicians’ joint statement on anti-Semitism

Following a meeting with a representative of the Glasgow Jewish Representative Council, several church leaders of Glasgow have welcomed a statement on anti-Semitism issued last February by Scotland’s major political parties, praying for the “continuation of the historically generous hospitality ...

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Stephen Timms MP
11 Aug
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Government scraps Faith Minister title

The title of Faith Minister has been scrapped by the Government and subsumed into a junior ministerial role at the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG). Following a lengthy investigation by Premier, Number 10 has confirmed that although the ...

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10 Aug
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Conforti: are you interested in working with prisoners and ex-offenders?

Are you a member of a parish in or near Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Edinburgh, Renfrewshire, Dundee, Perth, Falkirk or Stirling, with a keen desire to help others and an interest in developing new skills? If so, the Conforti Institute would like ...

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