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Service in 1970 commemorating the 350th Anniversary of the Pilgrim Fathers departure from Holland. The person behind the Communion Table is Dr Eugene Carson Blake, General Secretary of the World Council of Churches, a prominent American Presbyterian Minister who too0k part in the march on Selma to end segregation and was prominent in the Civil Rights movement. Rev John Russell is preaching behind the pulpit.

Globe-trotting minister marks 60 years since ordination

27 June, 2019

A Perthshire based Kirk minister who has lived on three continents has celebrated 60 years since his ordination.Glasgow born Rev John Russell, who has been the Presbytery Clerk of Dunkeld and Meigle since 2001, was ...

Burnside Blairbeth Community Outreach Project

New Go For It funded projects announced

20 June, 2019

The Church of Scotland’s Go For It Fund has announced its latest round of funded projects, with 13 grant recipients receiving a total of over £440,000 between them. Applications will ...

Gaelic New Testament

New Bible resources for Gaelic speakers released

18 June, 2019

The Scottish Bible Society, the Gaelic Books Council and the Church of Scotland’s Gaelic group have announced new resources to help Gaelic speakers engage with the Bible and practice their ...