Churches should not open for private prayer.

Professor Jason Leitch, National Clinical Director of Healthcare Quality and Strategy for the Scottish Government , shares advice for church goers in wake of the lockdown instigated by the Coronavirus outbreak.



The Church of Scotland hopes to provide a recorded service for the next three weeks, including Easter, via the Church of Scotland website and social media platforms.


Online Local Church Services

A list of congregations providing an online streamed service can be found here on the Church of Scotland website.


Radio and Television/Social Media

- a live daily reflection on Facebook at 10 am (here) by the Moderator of the General Assembly Right Reverend Colin Sinclair.

- a reflective service broadcast on BBC1 Scotland at 12.15pm, on Sunday 29th March 2020 - expected; arrangements to facilitate this are ongoing.


Join Christians around the world in the Lord's Prayer The Church of Scotland is encouraging Kirk members to join Christians around the world in saying the Lord's Prayer at 11am* on Wednesday. (link here)


Stay connected with the Church of Scotland

find a very good list of ideas and links here