News and press releases

Rev Iain Cunningham

General Assembly Call for 'Just Peace' in Holy Land

22 May, 2017

The Church of Scotland General Assembly has called for a ‘just peace’ in Israel/Palestine, and condemned the expansion of illegal settlements on Palestinian land, writes Life and Work magazine in its daily summary of the ...

Very Rev Dr Russell Barr

Homelessness is a stain on Scotland

20 May, 2017

A former Moderator of the General Assembly has said the scale of homelessness in Scotland continues to be a “stain” on the nation’s character and consciousness.

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Church annual report published and available online

19 May, 2017

The Church of Scotland’s Annual Report and Accounts for 2016 is now available for anyone seeking a comprehensive overview of the current state of our Church. The document, which is available online as well as ...