Back Issues 2020

Open House has been published since 1990 and main content from February 2013 is available in the articles section.

Complete magazines, including reviews, editorials and discussion are available to download below in PDF format.  Looking for the latest edition?  Subscribe today.

Feb/March 2020 issue

Feb/March 2020

  • The courage of women in the DR Congo
  • Spotlight on safeguarding culture
  • The case for a theology of evolution


  • Pathways to freedom: Lenten journeys with coronavirus
  • Easter light: women’s ministry in the early church
  • Preparing the way: COP 26 in Glasgow

June/July 2020

  • Jean Vanier’s Betrayal
  • Pastoral care during lockdown
  • The case for universal basic income

Aug_Sept 2020

Aug/Sept 2020

  • Discerning a post covid future
  • Voices of challenge and hope
  • Emerging from lockdown

Front Cover OH Oct_Nov 2020

Oct/Nov 2020

  • A living tradition
  • Covid 19 and Schools
  • The Church: school of wisdom

Open House Dec20Jan21


  • Light from the south
  • A deeply flawed decision
  • Full and Active Participation




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.