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Rt Rev Colin Sinclair in front of a stained glass window

Moderator calls for prayer as radical action continues

16 September 2019

As the Church of Scotland continues its work on the agreed Radical Action Plan voted for by this year’s General Assembly, including the recent appointment of the new Chief Officer, Rt Rev Colin Sinclair calls ...

Church of Scotland statement

Statement - recent sectarian violence in Glasgow

13 September 2019

The Church of Scotland has released the following statement on the recent sectarian violence in Glasgow, and ahead of reports of a planned protest this weekend. Rev Dr Richard Frazer, convener of the Church of ...

Some of the group going to Ghana. L-r Farkhanda Chaudhry, Mirella Yandoli, Very Rev Dr Susan Brown, Rev Anne Stewart and Dr Yahya Barry

Trip to Ghana will explore interfaith relations

11 September 2019

A group made up of 12 Muslims and Christians from across Scotland will embark on a unique trip to Ghana to explore faith relations.During the 10-day visit, which has been ...

Funeral Costs

'Concern' over funeral costs in Scotland

4 September 2019

A new report calculates that funeral poverty across the UK has risen 12% this year to a "staggering" £147 million and shows no sign of slowing down.

David Kendall

New Chief Officer appointed to Church of Scotland

2 September 2019

The Assembly Trustees have appointed their first Chief Officer who will have overall executive responsibility for the Trustees’ employees and budgets, and will take forward the organisational implementation of the ...