Ross Ahlfeld: Catalonia and the SDL
Last week, Ross Ahlfeld wrote an article arguing that the Scottish left should open its mind more to the pro-life movement. Today, columnist Caitlin Logan responds and says the left must stick to its principles
CommonSpace columnist Ross Ahlfeld says the Catholic Church's pro-life teachings are in line with its social justice values, and the left should make an effort to understand that if it wants an inclusive indy Scotland
I WAS disappointed to read Michael Gray’s article published in The National on Tuesday 7 February titled: 'So-called pro-life campaign groups have no place in our schools.'
Due to falling attendances, a lack of priests and a drop in income, the Catholic Church this week announced plans to drastically cut the number of churches in parts of Scotland (click here to read more). Ross Ahlfeld, who has a keen interest in Catholic social teaching and old Christian socialism, explores the future direction of the Church
IT'S been a mixed week for Scottish Catholics.