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Archbishop Philip Tartaglia gives a blessing at a commemoration of the founding fathers of Celtic F.C. at St Peter’s Cemetery, Dalbeth, Glasgow, Nov. 2, 2013. Credit: PaulVIF (CC BY-SA 3.0).

Catholic archbishop of Glasgow dies suddenly at age 70

The Catholic archbishop of Glasgow, Scotland, died suddenly on Wednesday at the age of 70.   Read more

Afghan refugee Rahman Sahah (R), and Mirwais Ahmadzai, start a hunger strike Aug. 1, 2018 in Glasgow. Both have been refused asylum in the UK.

Glasgow archbishop appeals for asylum seekers being evicted

The Archbishop of Glasgow has written a letter to the UK Home Secretary calling the forced evictions of refugees and... Read more

A 2008 Orange walk in Glasgow.

Efforts to ease tensions over Orange walks in Glasgow

Some figures in the Catholic Church and Protestant loyalist groups in Scotland are seeking to reach a compromise regarding Protestant... Read more

St. Simon's parish in Glasgow, which was vandalized April 29, 2019.

Glasgow parish 'shamefully' vandalized

Police in Glasgow are investigating vandalism committed Monday at St. Simon's parish, an attack the archdiocese has called 'shameful'.  Read more

A 2008 Orange walk in Glasgow.

Glasgow archdiocese welcomes city's decision to reroute 'Orange walk'

The Archdiocese of Glasgow has welcomed the city council's decision Monday to reroute a Protestant march which was to have... Read more

Canon Tom White, who was spat upon while an Orange walk passed by his parish in Glasgow, July 7, 2018.

Man charged over assault on priest in Glasgow

Police Scotland have announced that a 24-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with the alleged assault of... Read more

Canon Tom White, who was spat upon while an Orange walk passed by his parish in Glasgow, July 7, 2018.

Calls to ban or regulate 'Orange walks' after priest spat on in Scotland

After a priest was spat at, verbally abused, and lunged at with a pole while an “Orange walk” passed by... Read more

Detail from a mosaic of the martyrdom of St. John Ogilvie in St. Aloysius parish in Glasgow.

Why Catholics in Scotland want a statue for this martyred priest

Four centuries after the martyrdom of St. John Ogilvie, Catholics in Scotland have launched a campaign to mark the place... Read more