This weeks editorials

11-Rally

We betray those living in terror when we look away

June 24th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

How would you feel if you woke up in a city where you could be killed for your Faith? This is what happened to Sarmad Ozan. The young Iraqi who features in our front page story this week faced trauma no one should have to endure when the Islamic State swept into his home city of Mosul. Thank God, he escaped and was able to tell his remarkable tale to over a thousand young Catholics at the Aid to the Church in Need Youth Rally in Carfin last week. It is a story we all need to hear. The persecution of ... continue reading.
11-March-for-life

Let life’s special moments bring you closer to God

May 20th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

News is, by its very nature, a mixture of ‘good’ and ‘bad’—the tremendous success of this year’s March for Life in Birmingham at the weekend tempered by the announcement that The Royal College of Midwives is backing a campaign seeking to allow women to have abortions up to nine months into pregnancy.... continue reading.


11-Cardinal-Bo

The threshold of hope for Myanmar and all

May 6th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

This week’s editorial leader... continue reading.


11-Cross-in-Catholic-School

Grudging praise is beginning to grate

April 29th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

This week’s editorial leader... continue reading.


11-Ecuador Irish Nun

Don’t underestimate the power of one

April 22nd, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

This week’s editorial leader... continue reading.



Social media

Latest edition

P1-JUNE-24-2016

exclusively in the paper

 

  • Joe McGrath with a practical guide to living the Year of Mercy
  • St Antony of Padua Relic visits Paisely
  • Chemin Neuf movement visits Edinburgh
  • Gerald Warner on the power of relics
  • Gaelic Column on the Saints of Argyll

Previous editions

Previous editions of the Scottish Catholic Observer newspaper are only available to subscribed Members. To download previous editions of the paper, please subscribe.

note: registered members only.