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Congregations get "creative" to mark Remembrance Sunday

7 November 2020

Churches across Scotland and beyond are holding special online services to mark Remembrance Sunday. Worship leaders are determined to ensure that the pandemic will not stop the commemorations of armed forces personnel who have died ...

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Scottish Christians join together in prayer this Sunday

5 November 2020

This Sunday (8 November), as we begin the season of Remembrance, Christians across the country - and further afield - will join together in prayer at 7pm in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. As with ...

Barbara Stonehouse and the minister of her church, Rev Dr Neil Dougall.

Charities will benefit from Will Aid 2020

4 November 2020

This November marks Will Aid 2020; an annual initiative which this year sees nine UK charities, including Christian Aid, benefit from donations in lieu of solicitor fees for Will writing services. Every November, participating solicitors ...

All Saints Day

VIDEO - Ecumenical service to mark All Saints Day

1 November 2020

Ecumenical faith leaders have teamed up to host a service to mark All Saints Day. Rt Rev Dr Martin Fair, Moderator of the General Assembly, invited Most Revd Mark Strange, Primus of the Scottish Episcopal ...

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Join us in prayer this Sunday

29 October 2020

This Sunday (1 November), as new tiered restrictions have been announced across Scotland, Christians across the country - and further afield - will join together in prayer at 7pm in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. ...

Morag Crossan

Praise the Lord - congregations welcome new ministers

29 October 2020

A former electronic engineer and an ex-Chartered accountant are today taking up new roles as full-time ministers. Rev Morag Crossan is being inducted into Canonbie United linked with Liddesdale Church in the Scottish Borders. Chris ...

Dove of Peace by Flickr user  sheilapic76

Church of Scotland welcomes Nuclear Ban Treaty

26 October 2020

The Church of Scotland has welcomed the news that 50 countries have now ratified the Nuclear Ban Treaty. This means that nuclear weapons will be banned in the same way as chemical and biological weapons, ...