News and press releases

John Liz Derek

Principal Clerk honoured by Assembly

26 May, 2017

Very Rev Dr John Chalmers has received a standing ovation from Commissioners at the General Assembly during its closing session to mark his retirement as Principal Clerk of the Church of Scotland.

Derek Browning

Moderator prays for Manchester and Egypt

26 May, 2017

The Moderator of the General Assembly has contributed prayers for Manchester and Egypt following the terrible loss of life in terrorist attacks this week.