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Statement regarding St George's Tron

18 October, 2012

There have been a number of factual inaccuracies in some of the reports concerning the situation at St George’s Tron, and the Church of Scotland would therefore wish to clarify several points. ...

Moderator marks Anti-Slavery Day

18 October, 2012

To be silent on human trafficking is to be unfaithful to our calling the Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland warned today, Anti-Slavery Day.

The independence debate begins

17 October, 2012

In the wake of the Edinburgh Agreement of 15 October 2012, Sally Foster-Fulton, Convener of the Church of Scotland’s Church and Society Committee reflects on the way forward.

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.