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The Advisory Group of the Scottish Episcopal Church has not issued a revised set of guidelines following the Scottish Government’s announcement on lockdown this week, but has highlighted several areas to be considered. The Group would like to emphasise that the new lockdown in Scotland is intended to help people… read more >>

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On behalf of the College of Bishops, the Most Rev Mark Strange, Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church writes: To the Churches and congregations of the Scottish Episcopal Church. Many of us have watched, with growing concern, the rise in the number of those testing positive for Coronavirus. This rise… read more >>

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At 6.30pm this evening (Monday 28 December), Bishop Mark Strange, Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church, leads a short Celebration of the Eucharist for the Feast of the Holy Innocents. The service will be broadcast via the Primus’ own facebook page, and can be found by clicking here.

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The Most Rev Mark Strange, Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church celebrates the Eucharist for the Feast of St Stephen from St John’s, Arpafeelie. The service will begin at 6.30pm on Saturday 26 December. You can download the order of service here: http://bit.ly/SaintStephen The service begins at 11am and can… read more >>

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For the Third Sunday of Advent the Rt Rev Andrew Swift, Bishop of Brechin, leads a Celebration of the Eucharist from St Ternan’s, Muchalls, with members of St Ternan’s and their sister church St James’ Stonehaven. You can download the liturgy here: https://bit.ly/SECAdvent3 The service can be joined from 11am… read more >>

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A number of extra provincial services and offerings are available via the Scottish Episcopal Church website during December to mark Advent and Christmas, including an online Carol Service, a Crib Service, Midnight Mass and the Christmas Morning Eucharist. Here is the full programme: Sunday 13 December: 11am Eucharist led by… read more >>

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The Scottish Episcopal Church, Christian Aid Scotland, Side by Side, Act Alliance, and the World Council of Churches have joined together to organise an event to mark the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence 2020. The event will take place on 7 December at 5pm. From the Scottish Episcopal… read more >>

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The Scottish Episcopal Church and 13 other denominations join together in prayer at 7pm on Sunday, 29 November, as the season of Advent begins, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Many of those joining together in prayer, which appears in English and Gaelic below, will also light candles. In a… read more >>

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The Right Rev Kevin Pearson, Bishop of Glasgow and Galloway,  has announced the appointment of the Reverend Reuben James Preston as the new Dean of the Diocese, and has paid tribute to Canon Gordon Fyfe, who has been acting Dean for the past two years. In a statement on the… read more >>