This week's opinions

9-IRAQ-WAR

We have to see each other’s viewpoint

August 26th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

By Ross Ahlfeld   ONCE again I find myself reflecting on the tragedy that was the invasion of Iraq as I continue to read over the Chilcot report. This time I’m reminded of an occasion some years ago when I met Dr John Reid at a Labour Party Burns Supper in Gourock shortly after his spell in the cabinet. My father—an independent councillor—and I had been invited as guests of the late David Cairns MP who was also the director of the old Christian Socialist Movement (now known as Christians on the Left) to which I belonged. David Cairns was a good ... continue reading.
11 ALYN-SMITH 2

Religious freedom and equality need respect

August 26th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

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


10-FUNDS

The confessions of a fundraising priest

August 19th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Four simple steps that got his church out of the red—without having to ask anyone for more money... continue reading.


11-POPE-HUGS

Take the opportunity this week to embrace others

August 19th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

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10-ROLHIESER

Fear is the little death

August 12th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

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11-EDITORIAL

A world of pilgrimage awaits at home and abroad

August 12th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

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