Open House is a magazine of comment and debate on faith issues in Scotland, published six times a year.

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Walking the pilgrim way

FLORENCE BOYLE explores the significance of making a pilgrimage and highlights new developments in Scotland.

Exploring our shared humanity

MARY CULLEN interviews an artist whose work seeks to show the faces of the women behind the global refugee crisis.

Challenging perceptions of development

VINCENT BYRNE explores issues of stereotyping and commodification of aid in international aid agency fundraising appeals.

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Feb/Mar 2020

In June 2019 Open House held a conference exploring possible new directions for the Catholic Church in Scotland. See conference papers.

Open House also held a conference on the role of lay people in the governance of the Catholic Church in November 2013. See conference papers.