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It is not easy learning to let go and let God

February 12th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

The system in writing these few words every month is that they have to be written well in advance of the actual date on which they will be published. As you can imagine, this can present a problem. I write of crisp, warming, spring weather, which you then read in a Baltic snow storm; I write of snowdrops and daffodils popping up their little heads, while you look out on frost shoving their little heads right back down again —you get the picture. This thought made me reflect upon how transient things are in our modern world, how quickly time ... continue reading.

Compassion needed on abortion issue… for pro-life advocates

October 23rd, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

LIVING IN Scotland will be an interesting experience for those who still think they are living in an enlightened and diverse country where all faiths and traditions are respected and treated equally.... continue reading.


The Scottish Church after McLellan

August 28th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

By Professor John Haldane... continue reading.


MSPs are losing my religion over dignity of life

June 5th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

IAN DUNN watched Scottish parliamentarians rise to great heights in the recent assisted suicide debate and vote, and noticed some fall to an all-time low over a lack of understanding of religion... 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.

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