A historic Perth building has reopened to the public after a £1 million restoration.
Scottish Episcopal Church
Interview: Why the new Bishop of St Andrews, Dunkeld and Dunblane aims to ‘heal the wounds’ of society
Michael Alexander meets the newly installed Bishop of St Andrews, Dunkeld and Dunblane Ian Paton at the seat of the Scottish Episcopal Church in Perth.
Dundee Michelin closure announcement a ‘devastating blow’ for families and the city, says Bishop of Brechin
The recently installed Bishop of Brechin, the Rt Rev Andrew Swift, has described news that Michelin is to close its Dundee plant as a “devastating blow”.
Split from the Scottish Episcopal Church over equal marriage is ‘very sad’, says incoming Bishop of Brechin
The incoming Bishop of Brechin has expressed “sadness” that one of the largest churches in Edinburgh has voted to split from the Scottish Episcopal Church amid tensions over its decision to become the first Anglican body in the UK to endorse same sex marriage.
Michael Alexander meets The Very Rev Andrew Swift who will be consecrated Bishop of Brechin at a ceremony in St Paul’s Cathedral, Dundee, on Saturday August 25.
As churchgoer numbers continue to fall in Scotland, is Christianity in crisis? Michael Alexander reports.
Amid food banks, drugs and poverty, what really matters for Dundee is ‘building up the economy’, says retiring Bishop of Brechin
The Right Rev Dr Nigel Peyton is retiring as Bishop of Brechin after a 41-year relationship with Dundee. Here he tells Michael Alexander about recent efforts to help vulnerable people in the city – and the challenges that remain…
Sir, - With Brexit negotiations about to begin in the shadow of a hung parliament, the advice of the former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis comes to mind.
The Scottish Episcopal Church had made history by voting to allow gay couples to marry in church.
Gay marriage is back in the news as the Scottish Episcopal Church prepares to debate whether to allow same sex marriage in its churches - possibly making it the first to do so in the UK. Michael Alexander reports.