Joint education reform initiative with Church of Scotland

January 27, 2014

HSS statement on Time for Reflection

Joint education reform initiative with Church of Scotland

Expulsion threat for pupils who won’t pray

Expulsion threat for not saying prayers

Expulsion threat for pupils who won’t pray

Joint call for changes to religious observance

January 25, 2014

The Church of Scotland and Humanist Society Scotland have called for legislation to be brought forward to change Religious Observance in schools to “Time for Reflection” as a way of making these events more inclusive and clearly not gatherings where one faith or belief system is promoted over another.

Joint call for changes to religious observance

We challenge census result on religious belief

September 26, 2013

HSS challenges Census on religion

We challenge census result on religious belief

Kirk leaders fear same-sex legislation may threaten church marriage

September 14, 2013

Humanist celebrant Ross Wright, of Humanist Society Scotland, told the committee the organisation accepts the provisions in the Bill requiring organisations to opt in to performing same-sex marriage, therefore protecting religious bodies. “It is an accommodation we are prepared to…

Kirk leaders fear same-sex legislation may threaten church marriage

BBC report on our call for recognition of increasingly secular Scotland

April 19, 2013

BBC reports HSS call for recognition of Secular Scotland

BBC report on our call for recognition of increasingly secular Scotland