This weeks editorials


Scotland’s young Catholics give us hope for the future

June 9th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

It is easy to be depressed about the state of the Catholic Church in Scotland. Many churches that once burst at the seems on a ­Sunday now have more empty pews than not. Others have been closed altogether. Outside, the wider world is at best apathetic, at worst hostile. The wider culture dismisses religion seeks to banish it from the public square. In places, at times it can seem like the light of Christ is being ­extinguished in Scotland. But there is still hope. And it comes from the young. Increasingly there are young Catholics in their teens and 20s who’s Faith is ... continue reading.

Prayers for Manchester and Barra

May 26th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

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There is a self-evident need for stronger communities in Christ

March 17th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Rod Dreher’s The Benedict Option is a book every Christian in Scotland should read.... continue reading.


Embrace prayer, fasting and almsgiving this Lent

March 3rd, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

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