The Faith Impact Forum will ask the 2022 General Assembly to approve Church actions on a wide range of global and societal issues, from exploring the use of digital technologies for congregations, gender identity, highlighting ...
The majority of Church of Scotland presbyteries are in favour of allowing ministers of Word and Sacrament and deacons to marry same-sex couples if they wish. A report to the 2022 General Assembly shows that ...
Two chairs that were part of a COP26 art exhibition in Glasgow have been shipped to the Holy Land to help bring people together in the name of peace. They have been taken to Tiberias
The Moderator of the General Assembly is embarking on a visit to learn more about the life and work of the Church of Scotland in the far north. Lord Wallace said he is looking forward
The Moderator of the General Assembly has become the first visitor to address the Scottish Parliament in person since the COVID-19 pandemic began more than two years ago. Lord Wallace gave Time for Reflection in
An Easter reflection from Lord Wallace, Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland. I recall, as a student, attending morning worship on the first Sunday in Advent. There was an expectation of
This Easter Saturday we offer you this reflection from Lord Wallace, Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland and Very Rev Dr Susan Brown, convener of the Faith Impact Forum. On this
A prayer for Good Friday by Rev Fraser Macnaughton, minister of St Magnus Cathedral in Orkney. We see Christ crucified still - today. Where the hungry cry for food,die for food,though there's plenty. Where people
A former joiner and NHS manager has spoken of how his diverse career and faith background helped to shape his path into ministry. Rev Ross Blackman, who is the minister of Hamilton Old Parish and
This year's Holy Week will be marked with events around Scotland including two Passion Plays, daily reflections and a special organ recital. Drama Kirk will be holding their first large-scale public performance since the pandemic
As Holy Week begins, Rev Dr Marjory MacLean, minister of South Ronaldsay and Burray Church, reflects on the hope it provides. It is tempting to look forward along the length of Holy Week from today
A woman who is leading a new form of ministry in Ayrshire has spoken about her innovative work to ensure that congregations are more welcoming and accessible to people with disabilities. Katrona Templeton is a
An Inverclyde minister has spoken of her delight after hundreds of people attended the first farmers' market in her parish that she helped organise. Rev Teri Peterson came up with the idea of holding the
Healthcare chaplains who provide spiritual nourishment to hospital patients are greatly appreciated and valued, the Moderator of the General Assembly has said. Lord Wallace made the remarks during a visit to University Hospital Crosshouse, known...
People of faith from across the UK and Ireland will come together on Sunday 3 April to pray for the people of Ukraine and for an end to the conflict. Lord Wallace, Moderator of the
The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland will take part in a special service of thanksgiving for Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, at Westminster Abbey today (Tuesday 29 March). In line
The Moderator of the General Assembly is embarking on a 10-day visit to learn more about the life and work of the Church of Scotland in Ayrshire Lord Wallace said he is looking forward to
The Commission of Assembly has agreed that, in light of concerns some people have due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, optional online attendance will be approved for this year's General Assembly. Commissioners voted unanimously in
On the second anniversary of the announcement of the first lockdown, Lord Wallace, the Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland has released a prayer. On March 23 2020 leaders across the
Church leaders have urged the UK and Scottish governments to "set aside" their political differences and tackle the cost of living crisis together. The Church of Scotland, the Scottish Episcopal Church and the Roman Catholic