Scottish Catholic Media Office


The SCMO provides a service to the press and media, offering them information and guidance on the activities of the Church in Scotland.


The Office is responsible to the Bishops Conference of Scotland  through its National Communications Commission, whose President is Archbishop Philip Tartaglia.



Truth is the essential pre-condition to democracy, writes George Weigel

By SCMO in News Releases, Blogging | 3 days ago

‘The democracy project is in serious trouble around the world, and the basic reasons for that are cultural’ writes George Weigel, the Distinguished Senior Fellow of the Ethics and Public Policy Centre, Washington, in The Scotsman, Tuesday 27 September.   The last decade has proven, writes Weigel, that a culture without agreed mor...

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