News and events

Street pastor

Practical Christianity at its best

8 May, 2017

Tireless volunteers who help people worse for wear after a night out in Edinburgh have been commended by the Moderator of the General Assembly.

Very Rev Dr Angus Morrison with HH Pope Tawadros II

Persecution of Coptic Christians demands our attention

8 May, 2017

As Egyptian Christians grieve the deaths of 45 people in the Easter bombing attack, Coptic Pope Tawadros II is making his first-ever pastoral visit to the United Kingdom. Very Rev Dr Angus Morrison, who met ...

Captain Hamish Weir Samson

The soldier who came back from the dead

3 May, 2017

It is the legacy of a father who refused to accept that his beloved son had been killed 100 years ago today in one of the most brutal battles of the First World War. ...

WEvolution gathering

New Speak Out video highlights work on ethical finance

2 May, 2017

A new video from the Church and Society Council’s Speak Out campaign is highlighting work underway in churches across the country to support ethical finance and to remedy the harms caused by poverty and inequality. ...