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Congregations answer call for Doves of Peace support

27 August, 2014

Congregations across Scotland have answered the call from the Moderator of the General Assembly and dispatched doves of peace to Edinburgh as the Church of Scotland symbolises its desire for an end to global conflict. ...


Walking alongside them is the best way to learn

26 August, 2014

Kenny Roger the Middle East Secretary of the World Mission Council for the Church of Scotland talked about his work and about living in Israel to Cathy MacDonald on BBC Radio Scotland's Sunday with Cathy ...

Moderator preaches at Stornoway High Church

25 August, 2014

The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, the Rt Rev John Chalmers, has preached to more than 200 people at Stornoway High Church during his visit to Lewis.

Doves of peace on display in Insh Church

20 August, 2014

The Moderator of the General Assembly has expressed his pleasure that those attending evening worship at Insh Church, near Kingussie, have responded with such enthusiasm to his call to pray for peace in the Middle ...

Iraqi Yazidi children

Church calls for prayers and action over Iraq

15 August, 2014

Leading figures in the Church of Scotland are urging the Westminster parliament to be recalled so MPs can debate potential action in response to the crisis in Iraq.