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Moderator experiences life as a Big Issue vendor

5 February, 2015

The Moderator of the General Assembly sold copies of The Big Issue on the streets of Edinburgh today to help raise awareness of the issues around homelessness and boost sales of this important publication. ...

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Moderator recounts Africa visit experience

3 February, 2015

The Moderator of the General Assembly recounts his experience of visiting Nigeria and South Sudan and offers his views on how the two countries can develop.

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New minister for Stornoway High Church

26 January, 2015

The Church of Scotland is delighted to announce the Rev Dr Wayne Pearce is to take up his charge as minister of Stornoway High Church next month.

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Church saddened by minister’s departure

26 January, 2015

The Acting Principal Clerk, Rev Dr George Whyte, has issued the following response to the departure of Rev Andrew McMillan from the Church of Scotland.