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Life and Work Magazine

12 issues per year View Reviews   |   Write Review From $2.92 per issue Packed every month with features, news and opinion on Christian Life within Scotland and further afield.

Life and Work was first published in 1879 and is the editorially independent monthly magazine of the Church of Scotland.

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Life and Work  |  May 2019  


IN THIS ISSUE

THE PARLIAMENT AND THE CHURCH
The 20th Anniversary of the Scottish Parliament

ASSEMBLY 2019
'Meet the Moderator Designate'
Timetables and reports to this year's gathering

'LEAVING NOBODY BEHIND'
Christian Aid Week 2019

plus much more....
Packed every month with features, news and opinion on Christian Life within Scotland and further afield.

Life and Work was first published in 1879 and is the editorially independent monthly magazine of the Church of Scotland.

In every 60-page full colour issue you’ll find:

 Prayer
 Readers’ Letters
 The Big Question
 Features
 Comment from regular columnists
 Moderator’s Page
 Profile
 The Big Picture - photo page
 Parish & World News
 Bible Study
 Mediation
 Book Reviews
 Registers

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Among the best of its kind in church magazines. Reviewed Friday, 12 February 2021
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I like to keep up with what is happening in the Kirk and Life and Work is ideal for what I want to read. Reviewed Tuesday, 22 September 2020
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Always has great articles. Reviewed Tuesday, 10 March 2020

Really entertaining

Best in class Reviewed Tuesday, 23 July 2019

Thought provoking

One of the best of its type Reviewed Thursday, 18 July 2019

Articles in this issue

Below is a selection of articles in Life and Work May 2019.

From The Editor Follow the Editor on Twitter @LifeWorkEditor AS longer and warmer days begin, the Church of Scotland gathers in Edinburgh this month (May) for the annual General Assembly. Hundreds of commi...
PRAYER Eternal God, we ask for your blessing on the General Assembly, meeting in Edinburgh this month. Be with those in the Church offices who carry the heavy burden of responsibility, not only for plan...
SUBSCRIBE SUBSCRIBE to Life and Work and SUPPORT the vital and vibrant work of the Church of Scotland Packed every month across 60-pages with news, features and opinion on Christian life in Scotla...
LETTERS Polar connections Biographies of Edward A Wilson (1872 to 1912) and William S Bruce (1867 to 1921) have been written by Dr Isobel Williams, a retired hospital consultant. This pair of books (of...
The Big Question This month’s question is: ‘What has the Scottish Parliament meant to you?’ Dr Alison Elliot, Hon Fellow School of Divinity, Edinburgh University and Moderator of the General Assembly in 2004 t...
Madness in May Ron Ferguson reflects on the history of May Day and the arrival of Pentecost. AH, the merrie month of May is upon us – with a “Hey and a Ho and a Hey Nonny No!” as we children used to sing badl...

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