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Kirk (of Scotland)


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Kirk (of Scotland), the

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YOUNG, Allan (1925 - 1979), Minister, St John’s Kirk of Perth, since 1973; Chaplain in Ordinary to the Queen in Scotland, since 1978

SMITH, David MacIntyre Bell Armour (1923 - 1997), Minister at Logie Kirk, Stirling, 1965–89; Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, 1985–86

ROBERTSON, Charles (born 1940), Parish Minister, Canongate (The Kirk of Holyroodhouse), 1978–2005, now Minister Emeritus; Chaplain to the Queen in Scotland, 1991–2010, Extra Chaplain to the Queen in Scotland, since 2010

PATERSON, John Munn Kirk (1922 - 2009), Minister Emeritus of St Paul’s Parish Church, Milngavie (Minister, 1970–87); Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, 1984–85

MACMILLAN, Gilleasbuig Iain (born 1942), Minister of St Giles’, The High Kirk of Edinburgh, 1973–2013; Chaplain to the Queen in Scotland, 1979–2014; Dean of the Order of the Thistle, 1989–2014; an Extra Chaplain to the Queen in Scotland, since 2014

WHITLEY, Dr Henry Charles (1906 - 1976), Minister of the High Kirk of Edinburgh, St Giles’ Cathedral, 1954–72, now Emeritus; Chaplain to the Queen in Scotland, 1963–76, Extra Chaplain since 1976; Chaplain to Royal Scottish Academy, since 1971; Dean of the Order of the Thistle, 1969–74

WRIGHT, Ronald (William Vernon) Selby (1908 - 1995), JP; Minister Emeritus of the Canongate (The Kirk of Holyroodhouse), Edinburgh, and of Edinburgh Castle (Minister, 1936–77); Extra Chaplain to the Queen in Scotland, 1961–63 and since 1978 (Chaplain, 1963–78); Chaplain to The Queen’s Body Guard for Scotland, Royal Company of Archers, 1973–93, Hon. Member, since 1994

LAIDLAW, George (1883 - 1969), Chairman, George G. Kirk, Ltd, Glass Merchants and Glaziers, Glasgow, and Branches, 1935–68; Hon. Vice-Pres. Scottish Council of Social Service (a member since inception, 1943; Chm. 1949–54); Member: Glasgow Council for Community Service (Chm. 1932–50); Scottish Housing Advisory Cttee, 1936–48 (Vice-Chm., 1944–46; Chm., 1946–48)

 
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The Church of Scotland as distinct from the Church of England or from the Episcopal Church in Scotland.

Kirk Session the lowest court in the Church of Scotland, composed of the minister and elders of the parish.


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