Tag: Scotland

Christian factory worker fired for wearing cross necklace awarded $26K

Similarly, a British Airways employee, won a landmark legal battle at the European Court of Human Rights to wear a cross at work.

Church of Scotland votes to allow same-sex marriage for its ministers

Under the new rules, pastors who want to conduct same-sex marriages would first have to apply to the principal clerk's office.

Huge fire caused by arson at Glasgow church

The damage to the vestibule could have been much worse, according to witnesses.

Four-year-old children in Scotland are allowed to change gender at school

The Scottish Government guidelines say that "recognition and development of gender identity can occur at a young age".

Catholic priest attacked with glass bottles at a cathedral in Scotland

A Catholic priest escaped without injury after he was attacked by a man with a glass bottle as he prayed at a church in Scotland.

Christian CEO fired over views on marriage wins religious discrimination case

Discrimination of Christians in their workplace remains a widespread issue in the UK.

Catholic church burns down just two days after priest attacked

The burning of St. Simon’s is not the first tragedy to strike the Glasgow church.

Scottish teachers union sparks outrage over plans for transgender Jesus play

The demonstrators sang hymns and carried placards with messages reading: “Jesus, King of Kings, Not Queen of Heaven”.

Trust Fund CEO fired over rented space fort traditional church

Robertson Trusts Chairwoman Shonaig Macpherson is accused of having shammed and humiliated the organisation's CEO.

Scottish law student faces disciplinary action after saying "women have vaginas"

“I thought it was a joke,” Keogh said about receiving an email that accused her of making bigoted comments.