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A Cross on a hill

Kirk joins in prayer this Sunday

15 April 2021

This Sunday (18 April), as restrictions ease across Scotland, Christians across the country – and further afield – will join together in prayer and reflection at 7pm in response to the pandemic. As with previous

Rev Marjory McPherson

Tartan Day star turn for Edinburgh Presbytery clerk

9 April 2021

Scottish Americans will be given an insight into the significance of the colours of the Kirk's official tartan. Rev Marjory McPherson will explain the symbolism in an online address to the Saint Andrew's Society of

Photo competition winners

Kirk announces winners of Moderator's photo competition

7 April 2021

After being inundated with more than 500 creative entries for the Moderator's photo competition, ‘Hidden In Plain Sight', Rt Rev Dr Martin Fair is now pleased to announce the winners. The competition, which ran for

Maggie-McArthur

New report illustrates vast scale of online worship

6 April 2021

Church leaders across Scotland have made "remarkable adaptations" during the COVID-19 pandemic to effectively preach the Word of God and serve their communities in new ways. A new study found that 96% of 369 congregational

Easter Sunday empty tomb

Kirk joins in prayer this Easter Sunday

1 April 2021

On Easter Sunday (4 April), the day of Christ's Resurrection, Christians across the country – and further afield – will join together in prayer and reflection at 7pm in response to the pandemic. As with