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Moderator at St Mary's

Moderator Preaches in St Mary's Cathedral on 'Art and Faith'

15 August, 2016

Rt Rev Dr Russell Barr was the guest speaker at St Mary's Episcoal cathedral in Edinburgh on 21 August. His sermon on Art and Faith discussed The Last Supper, painted by St George's Tron artist in residence Iain Campbell. The ...

John Scott MSP

Kirk youth project praised in Scottish Parliament

15 August, 2016

Ayr MSP John Scott has lodged a motion in the Scottish Parliament praising Ayr St Columba’s Church of Scotland for its work feeding disadvantaged children over the summer, which he calls “modern church work at its best.” ...

Moderator invites golfers to charity fundraiser

12 August, 2016

Golfers are invited to join the Moderator at the CrossReach charity golf day in Edinburgh this month. Book now for the event at the Royal Burgess golf course on Thursday 22nd of September. ...

Minister's inspirational message of hope

11 August, 2016

A Church of Scotland minister has decided to speak out about his past struggles with drink and drugs to give “hope” to people with the same problems.

Church of Scotland celebrated more than 4000 weddings in 2015

11 August, 2016

Getting married in the Church of Scotland remains the most popular choice for couples who want something more than a civil ceremony. More than 4,000 couples chose to be married by a Church of Scotland minister in a religious ceremony ...