Scotland’s Catholic Bishops Conference message to the First Minister.
Scotland’s Catholic Bishops have sent a message of support to the First Minister, promising to pray for the safety of his family in Gaza.
The text of the message is shown below.
Dear First Minister
We have been shocked and horrified by the recent violence in the Holy Land and our hearts go out to the innocent victims, as we pray fervently for a peaceful, and swift, end to hostilities.
We would like to express our heartfelt wishes for the safety and wellbeing of your own family in Gaza. We will keep them, and you, in our prayers.
The Catholic Bishops of Scotland