Back Issues 2019

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/Mar 2019

Feb/Mar 2019

  • Opening Hearts and Minds
  • Ordered freedom from chaos
  • Calling for prayer and justice

Apr/May 2019

  • What is a synodal
  • Lessons in hope from the
    Middle East
  • The Ark of Fraternity

June/July 2019 Edition of Open House

June/July 19

  • Open House Conference 2019

Aug/Sept 19

  • Mary McAleese in Glasgow
  • The Kirk’s Radical Action Plan
  • Faith in fiction



  • Caring for our common home: the challenge of climate change
  • Champion of the laity: the canonisation of Cardinal Newman
  • Mission today: the church’s shifting understanding

Front Cover Dec19/Jan20

Dec19/Jan 20

  • Disappearing icebergs: Scotland and sectarianism
  • Reflections on home and the Catholic imagination
  • A life less ordinary




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.