Posts Tagged ‘Catholic Scotland’

Scottish Catholic Church denies supporting ‘mandatory’ LGBTI activist school programme Comments 0

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

The Scottish Catholic church hierarchy is flatly denying that it is lending its support to advancing a pro-homosexual curriculum in Catholic schools, despite secular as well as gay news sources claiming the opposite. Last month the Herald Scotland published a piece showcasing what it called a “radical new school curriculum which will put LGBTI issues Read more

Catholic Church must change its theology and culture to protect kids Comments 0

Friday, March 21st, 2014

Scotland’s Catholic Church must change its culture and theology to protect children in its care, says the Protestant minister asked to review its safeguards. Dr Andrew McLellan announced the remit and membership of a new commission to investigate how the Catholic Church handles abuse. The former Moderator of the Church of Scotland believes his own Read more

Catholic Church in Scotland reveals abuse case details Comments 0

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013

The Roman Catholic Church in Scotland is to publish details of abuse allegations made between 2006 and 2012, the BBC reported. The church said it would reveal the number of incidents reported, their nature and the results of investigations into them. It will also carry out an audit of all historic abuse allegations made between Read more

Church in Scotland failed on issues of sexuality Comments 0

Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

The Catholic Church in Scotland has failed to provide “compassionate and pastoral” support on issues of sexuality, the head of its media office has said. In a Radio Scotland interview, Peter Kearney said: “If there’s an area where the Church hasn’t been seen — frankly because it’s not present — it’s in that area of Read more