The NYA has appointed Rachel Hutcheson as its next moderator and John Haston as its next clerk. They will take up their positions during the opening session of NYA 2014 in Aug and will serve for a year.
A pioneering new way for parishes to understand the makeup of the communities they serve has been created by the Church of Scotland.
The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland this week embarked on a four day visit of Bosnia to see first-hand the after effects of the Srebrenica genocide.
The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland welcomed the Girl Guide movement’s decision to allow a reference to God to remain when pledging allegiance to the organisation.
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The Church of Scotland welcomed assurances given by Baroness Warsi, Minister of State at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office , that she would continue to raise concerns with the government of Pakistan over the misuse of their Blasphemy Law.
The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland unveiled the cross which will replace the original item which was stolen from Edinburgh Airport last year.
Eight years of effort and collaboration came to fruition at the weekend as the Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland opened Cults Kirk Centre in Aberdeen.
A church in north Glasgow is set to help its surrounding community flourish after receiving a grant to embark on an exciting environmental project.
The Right Reverend Lorna Hood has become the first ever Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland to be received by the heads of the Orthodox Church in Greece.
A minister, who last year revealed plans to join the Free Church, has been unsuccessful in an attempt to persuade the majority of his congregation to join him.
The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland the Right Reverend Lorna Hood has written to William Hague the Foreign Secretary and the High Commissioner of Pakistan, Wajid Shamsul Hassan about blasphemy law reform in Pakistan.
The Church of Scotland today released a statement highlighting the measures being taken to attract new ministers.
Staff at Grangemouth petrochemical plant Ineos welcomed the visit on Tuesday of the Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland amid a period of reconciliation for workers at the refinery.
At twenty-five-years-old Michael Mair is looking forward to leading his own congregation in Edinburgh when he becomes amongst the youngest ordained minister with the Church of Scotland tonight (January 23).
The benefits of weaving environmental care into parish life were celebrated this week in Edinburgh as a church in the capital became the 300th member of the growing Eco-Congregation.
I was initially intrigued by the idea of discussing Scotland’s future without discussing the referendum in 2014. But that has been the real strength of this series of events. We have not become bogged down in a YES/NO debate. Rather they have enabled those attending to take a step back and be more open and creative in their thinking.
Hundreds of people flocked to a vigil and memorial service organised by the Church for three-year-old Mikaeel Kular at the weekend.
A guide helping people to live ethically has been put together by the church's younger members, Church of Scotland Youth (CoSY).
The Church of Scotland today met with Scottish Government minister Fiona Hyslop at Holyrood to urge her administration to continue tackling digital inequality.