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MSPs are losing my religion over dignity of life

June 5th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

The debate on the Assisted Suicide (Scotland) Bill last week, which preceded the proposed legislation’s rejection by MSPs, was one that showcased the strengths of the Scottish Parliament. However, it also suggested that those who care about religious freedom in Scotland should fear for its future. In present-day Scotland, parliamentarians had much to say on assisted suicide. Over three hours 32 MSPs gave speeches, universally thoughtful and considered. Members of all parties rose to the occasion and treated this matter of life and death with the respect it deserved. This is a matter that should not be merely accepted or ... continue reading.

God’s love is in your daily headlines

May 15th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

We have and need our Catholic press, but the secular media is not an enemy of the Church, writes KEVIN McKENNA... continue reading.


Some are more equal than others

April 3rd, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

By Michael McGrath... continue reading.


Fight for Catholic community school

March 20th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Will the local council, Government, education officials or the Church help St Joseph’s, Milngavie, asks Kevin McKenna... continue reading.


Back to health, duties, with thanks

March 6th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

By Archbishop Philip Tartaglia... continue reading.

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