Diocesan News

Sep & Oct 2019 No. 7Download The pdf contains news and services from around the joint Dioceses of Moray, Ross and Caithness.

We aim to provide services to suit most people and are aware that Sunday morning may not be the best or most appropriate time for a service. This is of course dependent on the balance one has to strike between life and work. Shift patterns may not allow attendance on Sunday mornings so we aim …

Sermon: Pentecost 17

Habakkuk 1:1-4; 2:1-4; Psalm 37:1-10; 2 Tim 1:1-14; Luke 17:5-10 The reading from Habakkuk is so right for the times we live in, isn’t it? Perhaps you disagree with that statement, but if I apply what Habakkuk saw to what I see happening around today then the Earth is full of what Habakkuk laments. Our …

What is faith?

Faith. Hmm. What is faith? Keep the faith. Walk in faith. Have faith. It could be  1. Complete trust or confidence in someone or something.2. Strong belief in God or in the doctrines of a religion, based on spiritual apprehension rather than truth.3. A system of religious belief.4. A firmly held belief or theory It’s …

Who is my neighbour?

“Just then a lawyer stood up to test Jesus. “Teacher,” he said, “what must I do to inherit eternal life?” He said to him, “What is written in the law? What do you read there?” He answered, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with …