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

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A very personal interpretation

MARY STEVENS takes issue with an article on Pope Francis’ latest encyclical by a senior Scottish priest

SCIAF’S mission

DUNCAN MACLAREN reflects on this year’s SCIAF Lent campaign and its approach to development.

Returning to the source

NOEL COLFORD offers a reflection on the spirit of the Gospel at the heart of Pope Francis’s encyclical Fratelli Tutti.

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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.