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Moderator pays tribute to Islay war dead

4 May, 2018

The Moderator of the General Assembly has paid tribute to hundreds of American soldiers and crew who lost their lives in two separate ship wrecks off the coast of Islay a century ago. ...

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New play tells story of war hero minister

30 April, 2018

A new play about the life of a Kirk minister who helped save more than 2,000 allied service personnel during the Second World War is being staged in Glasgow next month.

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50 years of the ordination of women celebrated

24 April, 2018

This year during the annual General Assembly, the Church of Scotland will celebrate the historic 50th anniversary of the decision to ordain women as ministers of word and sacrament.