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Rev Dr George Whyte in his Queen's Chaplain robes

Principal Clerk installed as chaplain to the Queen

A special church service to mark Rev Dr George Whyte’s formal installation as Chaplain-in-Ordinary within Her Majesty’s Household has taken place in Edinburgh this week. Dr Whyte, the Principal Clerk of the Church of Scotland, ...

Ministers from churches in Corstorphine are working together to get accredited as Real Living Wage employers

Corstorphine churches work towards the living wage

9 October, 2019

Four churches based in West Edinburgh have started their journey towards becoming living wage employers.Corstorphine Old Parish, St Ninian's, St Anne's and St Andrew's Clermiston churches are working together to find out how to make ...

Dana McQuater next to a graphic saying Together We Pray

A prayer for radical change: Dana McQuater

7 October, 2019

As the Church of Scotland continues its challenging work on the three-year radical action plan which was approved by this year’s General Assembly, we call on those from across the ...

Challenge Poverty Week 2019

Kirk backs Challenge Poverty Week 2019

7 October, 2019

Churches across Scotland will be taking part in Challenge Poverty Week, which this year runs from 7–13 October 2019. Created by the Poverty Alliance partnership, the week-long campaign gives us ...