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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.

Life and Work - June issue

13 May, 2014

Get June's edition of Life and Work! Life and Work is the magazine of the Church of Scotland. In a history spanning over 130 years, it has established itself as the pre-eminent voice of the ...