A unique ceremony took place at an Aberdeen church yesterday as a 25-year-old horse named Ollie trotted down the aisle to be blessed.
There is nothing on earth that more sharply focuses your mind on the absolute reality of death, than being involved in the funeral business.
While searching in my small office at home for something which I failed to find, I came across a book I had previously read that contained a true story that reduced me to tears.
A swathe of churches earmarked for closure across Shetland has been announced – including a number on remote islands.
British Christianity is in pretty poor shape.