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Aberdeen Malawi Bikeathon

Ministers take to bikes in aid of Malawi partners

9 November, 2015

A group of Aberdeen ministers are taking to their bikes for the first leg of the Aberdeen to Malawi Bikeathon in an effort to raise money for rural congregationsin Blantyre Malawi.

Moderator with chaplains

Church welcomes unity in acts of Remembrance

6 November, 2015

The Moderator of the General Assembly and serving military chaplains have spoken of the importance of the uniting act of Remembrance which the Church will participate in over the coming days.

Tomorrow's Calling for prison chaplain

30 October, 2015

Sheena Orr is a woman on a mission. In her role as chaplain at HMP Edinburgh, the Rev Sheena Orr serves a community behind high walls and even higher security.

Cults Parish Church to hold vigil this evening

29 October, 2015

Neighbouring Cults Parish Church of Scotland will open on Thursday morning from 9 am and will hold a candlelit vigil at 8 pm on Thursday evening for all moved by the tragedy at Cults Academy. ...

Rt Rev Dr Angus Morrison

Moderator's shock and sadness at death of pupil

28 October, 2015

Rt Rev Dr Angus Morrison expresses sadness and shock at the tragic death of a teenager at Cults Academy, as the neighbouring Cults parish church opens its doors to the community.

Dr Alison Elliot

Dr Alison Elliot OBE honored by Open University

26 October, 2015

Dr Alison Elliot OBE, who was the first woman to become Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, was one of several distinguished experts to receive an honorary degree from the Open ...