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.
A Church of Scotland minister has called on the government to provide a basic allowance to cover funeral costs.
The Countess of Wessex was delighted with the results of a bridal henna tattoo she received at the Heart and Soul festival in Princes Street Gardens last weekend.
The General Assembly of the Church of Scotland has voted in favour of a proposal which could eventually lead to the ordination of ministers in civil partnerships.
The General Assembly of the Church of Scotland was lauded as a ‘model of debate’ following yesterday’s historic discussion on the independence referendum.
Members of the Church have been saddened to hear of the tragic death of Rev Tom Sinclair in a traffic accident in Edinburgh last night (May 19, 2014).
The General Assembly of the Church of Scotland will this afternoon debate the question of Scottish independence.
More than 5000 people attended the Church of Scotland’s annual Heart and Soul festival yesterday.
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.
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.
A committed group of church volunteers who serve on the recently reformed Learning Disabilities Working Group have created Starters for Sunday materials to resource and inspire congregations during Learning Disability Awareness week.
The Church of Scotland has urged Foreign Secretary William Hague to increase diplomatic initiatives to provide further humanitarian assistance to the people of South Sudan.
This article by Rev John Chalmers, the incoming Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, appeared in the Sunday Times on May 11.
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