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27 Jan
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Christian leaders back call for new law against global tax dodging

Christian leaders have thrown their weight behind a new campaign for political parties to promise to act against tax avoidance if they are elected. Leading voices from Methodist, Quaker, Anglican, Salvation Army and evangelical traditions have declared their support for ...

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Rev Sally Foster-Fulton
27 Jan
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Church of Scotland urges MSPs to improve end of life care rather than right to die

We must do more to improve palliative care for those approaching the end of their life, and make it as good as it possibly can be before considering legalising a right to die. That was the message the Convener of ...

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Rev Dr Donald MacDonald
27 Jan
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Minister tells MSPs why assisted suicide must be opposed

Retired professor of practical theology and ethics Rev Dr Donald MacDonald today explained to MSPs why the Free Church of Scotland opposes assisted suicide. The former surgeon raised concerns over the principle and practicalities of the legislation, including the need ...

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27 Jan
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Evangelical Alliance launches general election website

The Evangelical Alliance has launched a new dedicated election website to help Christians navigate the run-up to 7 May, 2015. Complete with practical information, such as where to register to vote and how to hold a hustings, election2015.eauk.org, is a ...

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Clergy from participating churches.
26 Jan
0

G51 Churches celebrate Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

G52 Churches Together – covering the areas of Cardonald, Hillington, Penilee and Mosspark – hosted a magnificent ecumenical service in Our Lady and St George’s Church, Penilee, to celebrate the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity. In line with the theme ...

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West End Street Pastors
26 Jan
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Street Pastors take to Glasgow’s West End

Volunteers from some of Glasgow’s West End churches have united to launch the city’s second Street Pastors team. The Street Pastors will focus on supporting party-goers in the Byres Road/Dumbarton Road area of the West End on Friday nights. West ...

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Fr David Wallace
17 Jan
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Week of Prayer message from Glasgow Churches Together

Fr David Wallace, Chair of Glasgow Churches Together, writes: As we begin once again this octave of Christian Unity, it seems clear that the progress of our churches work together is coming on apace. In the face of the more ...

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The Well is Deep poster
17 Jan
0

Services in the Glasgow area for Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 2015

Sunday, 18 January Knightswood Fellowship of Churches Joint evening service for Christian unity, 6.30 pm at St David’s Knightswood Church of Scotland, Boreland Drive, Glasgow G13 3DX. Churches involved are  Blawarthill Church of Scotland, Corpus Christi Roman Catholic Church, Knightswood ...

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