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Inspiring walk the John Muir Way

4 June, 2014

The chaplain for Scotland’s fastest growing ecological organisation is to tackle the newly opened John Muir Way walking route this weekend in an attempt to highlight Christian commitment to nurturing the environment. ...

Rev Thomas Suter Sinclair Obituary

28 May, 2014

The funeral service for the Reverend Thomas Sinclair has taken place at Martin's Memorial Church in Stornoway. Tom died in a road accident in Edinburgh, where he was attending the General Assembly. He was a ...

The funeral service for the Reverend Thomas Sinclair has taken place at Martin's Memorial Church in Stornoway. Tom died in a road accident in Edinburgh, where he was attending the General Assembly. He was a well-known and popular figure throughout the Church and his sudden passing has touched the lives of many people. John Cunningham, Moderator of Lewis Presbytery, has submitted this tribute to his life.

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‘Moderated with clarity and kindness’

23 May, 2014

The Very Rev John Cairns stepped out of the norm in the General Assembly to praise Rt Rev John Chalmer’s “clarity and kindness” during this week’s proceedings.

Queen recognises Church's healing role

17 May, 2014

The new Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland has described the moment he was installed this morning in Edinburgh as a “humbling and uplifting” experience.

General Assembly set to begin

17 May, 2014

The Church of Scotland’s General Assembly opens tomorrow in the General Assembly Hall on The Mound in Edinburgh. It has met almost every year since its inception in 1560.