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News

July 2019
News > Society

Christian charity under fire for biblical marriage stance

Scripture Union Scotland has come under fire from within the Scottish Kirk because of the charity’s theological stance when hiring volunteers. Rev. David Young, minister at Helensburgh Parish Church, told the Church of Scotland’s General Assembly, ‘A member of my staff was told she would not be welcome in helping to lead a Scripture…

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Historical

July 2018
Articles > Historical

150 years of beach missions

In 1850 Llandudno was laid out as a watering-place for holiday-makers. 18 years later, on 26 August, a small man with thick black whiskers was sauntering along the beach. Heavy bathing machines were either standing or being dragged towards the sea by cart horses, as ladies were taking their dip in flouncing bathing gowns.…

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News

June 2017
News > Events

Events – Royal visit for Scripture Union

HRH Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, gave the royal seal of approval to Scripture Union, as he officially opened its new office on 27 April 2017. Prince Edward, whose wife Sophie has been open about her Christian faith, visited the new office in Milton Keynes for the unveiling. ‘Christ’s love is relevant today and…

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