MORE than 100 people in an isles congregation that has voted to leave the Church of Scotland over the gay clergy row want to stay with the Kirk, according to a new ballot.
A TEST land-grab case sparked by the Church of Scotland's debate over openly gay clergy is being played out in a village congregation of fewer than 300 worshippers.
SCOTLAND'S first openly gay minister has warned that the Church Of Scotland's public struggle with homosexuality has been overtaken by civic society after MSPs overwhelmingly passed stage one of the Bill to allow same-sex marriage .
PROPOSALS that could make it tougher for openly gay ministers to take up posts in the Church of Scotland have prompted criticism from traditionalist Kirk clergy.
MANY thanks for bringing to our attention an update on the work of our Legal Questions Committee ("Fears over Kirk proposal for appointment of gay clergy".