The Church of Scotland has been told to “get a grip” after an unmarried reverend was unable to fill a ministerial vacancy in Fife.
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A former Fife minister is to be the next moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland.
The Humanist Society Scotland has launched a legal challenge in a bid to overturn the Scottish Government's ban on young people deciding to opt out of religious observance in school.
Two female ministers from Fife are spearheading a new Church of Scotland campaign that will see them take on the wedding industry head-on.
Junkies, low lives, scum bags…there are many disparaging ways that society can view heroin addicts. But in Arbroath, the Church of Scotland-backed Havilah project, celebrating its 10th anniversary on Thursday August 25, is refusing to be judgemental, discovers Michael Alexander on a visit.
An Angus church will close next year unless it has an average congregation of more than 25 people.
Local religious communities have been responding to last Tuesday's attack on a Normandy church by calling for a reduction in "hatred towards people of faith".
The European Union (EU) is "not perfect" but has replaced "bombs with bureaucrats" and voting to leave would be a denial of Britain's global humanitarian and moral values, according to a leading churchman.
Civic society would completely collapse without the Church of Scotland, according to Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson.
The General Assembly of the Church of Scotland has approved a closer working relationship with the Church of England after a historic address by the Archbishop of Canterbury.