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20 December, 2016
A new Christmas carol written by a retired widow from Largs was performed for the first time at Paisley Abbey this morning, fulfilling a wish she had never dreamed would be granted.
17 December, 2016
A north-east church which underwent a £1.5million refurbishment programme has been rededicated by the Moderator of the General Assembly.
16 December, 2016
Two Presbyteries in the Western Isles have come together to sign the ‘Tarbert Declaration’, expressing their commitment to closer fellowship, greater collaboration and sharing resources in areas of common interest.
The Church of Scotland is urging the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA) to think very carefully before licensing any clinical use of the new “three parent babies” techniques it has approved.
15 December, 2016
A heroin addict has today been found guilty of the murder of a “kind hearted” Church of Scotland member in Fife.
14 December, 2016
A congregation has been recognised in the Scottish Parliament for its efforts to revive a village fayre tradition to mark its 200th anniversary.
The former Moderators’ Challenge has raised £16,800 for the St Andrews Refugee Service in Cairo Egypt. Very Rev Dr Angus Morrison created the challenge with former National Youth Assembly Moderator Hannah Mary Goodlad after they visited the project as part of a World Mission visit to the Church of Egypt last January.
13 December, 2016
A Church of Scotland minister featured in a BBC Radio Scotland programme today to underline the importance of giving people with no relatives or friends a decent funeral.
12 December, 2016
The Moderator of the Church of Scotland has written to the Coptic Church in Egypt to express his shock and sadness at the bomb attack on the Coptic Cathedral complex in Cairo.
Churches with urgent maintenance needs are being urged to consider applying for a new maintenance grant programme for listed Christian Places of Worship within the UK. Time is tight, as the deadline for online applications is January 4th 2017.