Scotland 1991. “I collect islands” Cynthia wrote for the local magazine “and have just been island-hopping in Scotland’s Western Isles.” “We travelled by minibus or island ferry and one evening chartered a small fishing boat to visit the tiny Isle
The title ‘Caput et Mater Ecclesiae’ -Head and Mother of the churches of the Western Isles is reserved for Ardkenneth. St Michael’s is the oldest church in continuous use in the Diocese of Argyll and the Isles and, naturally, is
‘THE CHURCH AND MINGULAY’ Permanence and change At the outset of this talk, I want to thank the Islands Book Trust for giving me the opportunity to say something about the Church and Mingulay, part of the Barra mission.