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Life and Work – January 2014 issue

6 December, 2013

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 ...

Death of Nelson Mandela

5 December, 2013

The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, the Right Reverend Lorna Hood, paid tribute to Nelson Mandela who died today.

Place for Hope - Report on Community Dialogue

29 November, 2013

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 ...

Church of Scotland supports World AIDS Day

29 November, 2013

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.

Church Moderator meets Archbishop of Canterbury

28 November, 2013

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.

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Moderator meets with Chief Rabbi in London

27 November, 2013

The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland the Right Reverend Lorna Hood met Ephraim Mirvis, the Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth, at his office in London ...

The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland the Right Reverend Lorna Hood met Ephraim Mirvis, the Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth, at his office in London today during the Church’s annual visit to the capital for St Andrews Tide.

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RAF Leuchars enjoys visit from Church Moderator

26 November, 2013

The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, The Right Reverend Lorna Hood visited RAF Leuchars last week, meeting personnel from across the Station and gaining an insight into life on a ...

Church in front line against poverty

25 November, 2013

The Church of Scotland "cares about the needs of everyone in Scotland and is often in the areas where it is most difficult to be". ...

The Church of Scotland "cares about the needs of everyone in Scotland and is often in the areas where it is most difficult to be".

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