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125 Years on and still going strong

24 August, 2012

More than a hundred years of work by the Church of Scotland Guild is being celebrated this weekend by members from across Scotland.


Turning the tide together

20 July, 2012

The 19th International AIDS Conference is taking place in Washington DC, starting Sunday 22 July, please pray for all of those taking part, including representatives from The Church of Scotland's HIV Programme. ...

Common ground reached on blasphemy law

9 July, 2012

Pakistan’s controversial blasphemy law was on the agenda when the Governor of its second most populated province led a delegation which met Church of Scotland representatives today.

The Throne, the River and the City

4 July, 2012

The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, the Right Reverend Albert Bogle, preached today in front of Her Majesty the Queen at Glasgow Cathedral.

'God Particle' won’t show us what it is to be human

3 July, 2012

The discovery of the so-called 'God Particle' – the 'Higgs Boson' might be able to tell us more about our biological existence but it does not explain the human condition, a Church of Scotland minister ...

Moderator meets the Dalai Lama

26 June, 2012

Tibet’s spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, visited Edinburgh today as part of a two-day tour of three cities and met the Church of Scotland’s Moderator of the General Assembly, the Right Reverend Albert Bogle. ...

Give us our Daily Bread

26 June, 2012

A report encouraging sustainable agriculture and growing food by the Church of Scotland was showcased yesterday at the Royal Highland Show in Ingliston.