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During General Synod, the Information and Communication Board presented a new ‘welcome’ video, telling people something of who we are and how we as a church can be with the people of Scotland in the complexities of their lives. You can watch the video here A series of videos will… read more >>

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A new online magazine and forum – pisky.scot – was launched by the church’s Information & Communication Board at this year’s General Synod. Pisky.scot is designed to be a forum for information, articles, the proactive curating of blog posts from across the Scottish Episcopal Church and beyond, and the telling… read more >>

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As most readers will be aware, a key part of this year’s General Synod was the second reading of the proposed change of the church’s Canon on Marriage (Canon 31). Following a range of contributions from a number of Synod members, General Synod voted in favour of altering the church’s… read more >>

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General Synod this year highly commended a joint report  Climate Change Action and Fossil Fuel Investments from the Church in Society Committee and Investment Committee on Climate Change Action and Fossil Fuel Investments and, highly conscious of its responsibilities as a Christian Church, passed the Motion which: A) Calls on all… read more >>

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At last year’s General Synod members welcomed the establishment of Scottish Faiths Action for Refugees (SFAR) – an interfaith body seeking to co-ordinate the work of Christian churches across Scotland, Interfaith Scotland, the Muslim Council for Scotland and the Scottish Council of Jewish Communities in their support of refugees. Through… read more >>

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The Rev Canon Lisa Eunson died on 17 June 2017, aged 63. Lisa was Rector, St Ternan, Banchory and Kincardine O’Neil since 2006 and was the Diocesan Placement Coordinator (2008-11) and the Provincial Lay Learning Network Convener (2015-17). In 2014 Lisa was made a Canon of the Cathedral Church of… read more >>

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The Most Rev David Chillingworth, Bishop of St Andrews, Dunkeld and Dunblane, and Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church says: “The vicious attack on worshippers outside the Finsbury Park Mosque is an ominous and deeply concerning development.  This indiscriminate violence simply stirs anger and creates division between communities.  We stand… read more >>

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Priest in Charge, St Andrew’s Church, Alford We are a congregation in a long established church dating from 1869, in the Diocese of Aberdeen and Orkney. We are located on the Main Street of the village of Alford, some 25 miles west of Aberdeen on the A944. We seek a… read more >>