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More than 9000 people Speak Out for Change

16 December, 2015

A campaign coordinated by the Church of Scotland's Church and Society Council is on the cusp of reaching a target of hearing from 10,000 people from across Scotland speaking out for change. ...


Church prays for peace following vote for war

3 December, 2015

The Moderator, Rt Rev Angus Morrison, and Rev Sally Foster-Fulton are urging people to pray for peace following the House of Commons decision to launch airstrikes in Syria.

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A new Advent video every day until Christmas Eve

1 December, 2015

Throughout Advent, each day will see a new video message from a Church of Scotland minister reflecting on the meaning and spirituality of Christmas. You can view the video by clicking on the calendar window ...

Louise Purden and John McPake

Increase in trainee ministers heralds new careers website

30 November, 2015

The Church of Scotland is welcoming its largest number of trainee ministers in five years as it launches a new careers website, Hundreds of parish ministers will reach retirement age in the next decade. ...