Moderator the Right Rev Dr Angus Morrison reacts to the General Synod vote on Columba Declaration.

An historic agreement recognising the longstanding ecumenical partnership between the Church of Scotland and the Church of England and paving the way for future joint working between the two churches has been backed by the General Synod.

Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland the Right Rev Dr Angus Morrison reacts to the decision which was approved by 243 votes to 50.