Category Archives: Catholic Church

Tell @NicolaSturgeon: we will stand with you if you implement #equalmarriage

We’re not far away now from the SNP Government up here announcing whether it will legislate for equal marriage. In the last few days, the leader of the Catholic Church in Scotland has promised an “unprecedented backlash” if legislation is … Continue reading

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Equal marriage event brightens miserable day at Holyrood

Getting my daughter out of bed in the morning in the school holidays is not easy. Actually, it’s not that easy in term time either, now I come to mention it. She’s a night owl and she would happily sleep … Continue reading

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>Why does a man who covered up child abuse get to keep his job?

>Former Scottish Conservative leader David McLetchie took a few taxis he shouldn’t have charged to the taxpayer which was clearly wrong, and he lost his job. This woman broke the law, stupidly, but not hugely, and she lost her job. … Continue reading

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>Teenagers, Jabs and the Catholic Church

>I share Kezia Dugdale’s outrage that the lily-livered SNP Government have bought off the Catholic Church’s opposition to girls being vaccinated against the Human Papiloma Virus which causes cervical cancer. The deal is that pupils at their school can be … Continue reading

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