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New Speak Out video highlights work on ethical finance

2 May, 2017

A new video from the Church and Society Council’s Speak Out campaign is highlighting work underway in churches across the country to support ethical finance and to remedy the harms caused by poverty and inequality. ...

Israel

Balfour Declaration - 100 years on

21 April, 2017

The General Assembly is being presented with a report which marks the 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration which outlined support for a Jewish homeland.

The General Assembly hall

Countdown is underway to the 2017 General Assembly

21 April, 2017

With the General Assembly just four weeks away, the Church of Scotland has published the Blue Book of reports to be discussed at the event. The annual gathering of the Church will bring more than ...