Twenty-five years ago on December 21, 1988, all 259 people on-board Pan Am Flight 103 were killed when the Boeing 747 exploded over Lockerbie. Eleven people on the ground were also killed, bringing the total number of fatalities to 270 people.
The head of one of the most influential councils in the Church of Scotland said that what she wants for Christmas is justice for people reliant on food-banks.
It looks like a neon sign in New York’s Times Square.
But it’s actually a Glasgow church’s advent calendar - with words written in Irn-Bru.
The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, the Right Reverend Lorna Hood has issued her 2013 Christmas message.
The Church of Scotland has joined more than 100 businesses faith groups, investors and non-governmental organisations today, Wednesday December 11, calling on the Government to follow the advice of the Committee on Climate Change and stick to its current emission reduction objectives under the Fourth Carbon Budget.
The Rt Rev Lorna Hood, Moderator of the Church of Scotland General Assembly, met Dame Elish Angiolini QC, in Edinburgh today. Dame Elish is leading an inquiry into the baby ashes scandal at Mortonhall Crematorium on behalf of the City of Edinburgh Council.
The Very Rev Alan McDonald former Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland has given a vivid description of how he was an official peace monitor during the first South African elections.
Minister releases new worship resource book
As we prepare for Christmas, for many the season of excess, the January edition of Life and Work asks us to spare a thought for those less fortunate with a powerful and poignant feature on the role of food banks.
A Church of Scotland minister and a Roman Catholic priest have officially debuted their third ‘Shoes Brothers’ short film.
The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, the Right Reverend Lorna Hood, paid tribute to Nelson Mandela who died today.
Three of Scotland’s leading religious figures met Wednesday December 4 to share their hopes for the Christian community and explore ways of working together in the future.
Reverend Paul McKeown of Belhelvie Parish Church in Balmedie has entered a national film competition to tell the Christmas story in a different way.
Today the Moderator of the General Assembly, Rt Rev Lorna Hood, met with the Muslim Council of Scotland (MCS).
The people of Glasgow are grieving and the world shares that with them. The helicopter tragedy has over the last 48 hours made the city a focus.
A new book and a debate are set to focus on the role that spirituality might play in the issue of Scottish Independence.
Over 60 people recently attended the launch of a new report entitled “Responding to Sectarianism”. Place for Hope, funded in part by the Scottish Government, worked between September 2012 and March 2013 on a series of Community Dialogues in rural Scotland and with a group of national stakeholders.
The Church of Scotland is encouraging worshippers to support World AIDS Day this Sunday and join the fight against one of the world’s most deadly diseases.
The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, the Right Reverend Lorna Hood, met with the Archbishop of Canterbury this morning on the fourth day of her London visit.
The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland has highlighted the key caring role the Church will play in Scotland’s future.