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 ...
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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 ...
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...
A woman who spent nearly 20 years helping asylum seekers and refugees adapt to life in Glasgow has been recognised in the Scottish Parliament. Christine Murray has been hailed as the "voice of the voiceless"
Rev Gary Noonan, who is the minister of Houston and Killellan Kirk in Renfrewshire, led the Time for Reflection session at the Scottish Parliament remotely today, telling MSPs we need to "rebuild stronger in compassion,
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
A final vote on proposed new hate crime laws for Scotland is scheduled to take place at Holyrood this week. MSPs are holding a Stage three debate on the Hate Crime and Public Order (Scotland)
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
A Church of Scotland minister who feared she would die after being struck down by COVID-19 has had her first jag. Rev Julie Rennick, 61, said it was quick and painless and urged everyone offered
This Sunday, 7 March, 2021, Christians across Scotland – and beyond – will once again join together in prayer and reflection at 7pm in response to the coronavirus pandemic. As in previous weeks, 15 Christian
A Glasgow congregation in a priority area has helped hundreds of people to get vaccinated against coronavirus by opening their doors for use by the NHS. Possilpark Parish Church, which is situated in the north
A Church elder is on track to finish a virtual bike ride between Land's End and John o'Groats before his 81st birthday.Harry Marsh is pedalling for one to two hours a day, up to four ...
This Friday (5 March) marks the World Day of Prayer, an annual international ecumenical prayer movement which is carried out by Christian women in more than 180 countries and in over 1,000 languages around the
The Moderator of the General Assembly is starting his first online presbytery visit today. Rt Rev Dr Martin Fair is meeting with members of churches in West Lothian and a variety of organisations that they
A Hamilton-based theatre group will be bringing five stories from the Gospel to life for children in the run up to Easter using Bob Hartman's 'Rhyming Bible'. Drama Kirk will release one online performance of
The UK Government has announced it has secured more than 400 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine with products developed by Pfizer/BioNTech and Oxford/AstraZeneca currently being distributed across all four nations. Very Rev Dr Susan Brown...
A church congregation and a charity have teamed up to buy a 60-ft canal boat for spiritual and educational pursuits. Polwarth Parish Church in Edinburgh and People Know How are confident that the vessel, named
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
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
Ahead of the Scottish Parliament elections on Thursday 6 May, the Church of Scotland has produced a new guide to help congregations organise their own online election hustings or question time meeting. At past elections