This weeks editorials
Where does Scotland stand on assisted suicide?
November 21st, 2014 | 0 COMMENTS
November 14th, 2014 | 0 COMMENTS
We owe a debt of gratitude this week to the Catholic midwives who, to their credit, in spite of blanket media bias against their cause and the lengthy legal process they face, are defending their freedom of conscience case at the Supreme Court as the SCO goes to press.... continue reading.
October 31st, 2014 | 0 COMMENTS
THE Scottish Government policy of introducing a named person for very child in Scotland is unnecessary, unworkable and bad for society. Doubtless the laws inspiration to help and protect children is an admirable one but this is a vast over reaction.... continue reading.
October 24th, 2014 | 0 COMMENTS
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October 17th, 2014 | 0 COMMENTS
It takes a brave person to speak up on religious injustice and persecution in the Middle East as tensions spiral, especially if that person lives in the region. It takes a wise person to identify those who need to take responsibility and action for these problems without apportioning blame or pointing fingers. Archbishop Elias Nassar is such a person.... continue reading.
October 10th, 2014 | 0 COMMENTS
The Church is not wrong in holding marriage up to be a lifelong commitment between a man and a woman that provides a safe and stable environment in which to raise a family. Anyone who wants the final outcome of the extraordinary synod on the family to be a Church admission of being wrong on that is not only misguided but is also setting themselves up for disappointment.... continue reading.
October 3rd, 2014 | 0 COMMENTS
What a message sent by Pope Francis’ last weekend during his encounter with the elderly at St Peter’s Square in Rome. With Pope Emeritus Benedict looking on, the current Holy Father warned of the abandonment and neglect of the elderly, calling it a ‘hidden euthanasia’ rooted in today’s ‘poisonous’ culture of disposal and an economic system of greed.... continue reading.