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Memorial to Dunblane Tragedy

Prayers for the 25th anniversary of Dunblane tragedy

13 March 2021

The 16 primary school children and their teacher killed in Dunblane 25 years ago today will be remembered in the prayers of people across the nation.A tribute to their memory will be included in an ...

Moderator Rt Rev Dr Martin Fair

Moderator invites us to Thy Kingdom Come prayer movement

12 March 2021

The Moderator of the General Assembly is inviting everyone to join him in taking part in this year's Thy Kingdom Come prayer initiative. Thy Kingdom Come is a global ecumenical prayer movement which will run ...

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Kirk joins together in prayer with Christian partners

11 March 2021

This Sunday (14 March), following the Scottish Government's announcement that churches can re-open for restricted communal worship later this month, Christians across the country – and further afield – will once again join...

Jeannie Price

Lighthearted lament lifts lockdown spirits

9 March 2021

A church elder from Aberdeenshire has written a comedy song about the COVID-19 lockdown. Jeannie Price said she has tried to reflect the experiences and observations of most people over the last year in the

Ruth Harvey with Iona Abbey

Meet Ruth Harvey the new leader of the Iona Community

8 March 2021

Today on Monday 8 March, people across the world will celebrate International Women's Day by honouring the contributions of women in every sphere of life. The Church certainly has many stories to tell. Since the

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Kirk continues weekly prayer initiative this Sunday

25 February 2021

This Sunday (28 February), as Scotland's lockdown easing plan has been newly published, Christians across the country – and further afield – will once again join together in prayer and reflection at 7pm in response

Ricky Ross

Deacon Blue frontman talks life, music and faith

25 February 2021

The frontman of Scottish pop rock band Deacon Blue has spoken about the importance of his Christian faith. Ricky Ross said his belief in Jesus Christ has carried him through life, providing hope. He revealed