Welcome to the Presbytery of Hamilton Website

The vision of the Church of Scotland is to be a church which seeks to inspire the people of Scotland and beyond with the Good News of Jesus Christ through enthusiastic worshipping, witnessing, nurturing and serving communities. The Presbytery of Hamilton plays a leading role in the organisation and allocation of ministries in the Lanarkshire areas. Representatives from all the Churches of Scotland in this Presbytery area meet together regularly to discuss, hear reports, and make plans.

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June 18, 2016


We have all been touched by the violent events that have taken place in the past week in Orlando and in Birstall. We may ask where is God in all of this? The prophet Isaiah reminds us that our God wipes the tears from our...

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April 14, 2016

Presbytery recognises Ordination 70th Anniversary

On Monday 11th April 2016, a well-known Minister of the Church of Scotland, the Rev. Dr. James Martin, attained the 70th Anniversary of his Ordination as a Minister.

Dr. Martin is a Motherwell man, raised in Crosshill Street,...

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The Presbytery of Hamilton is a component element of The Church of Scotland, Scottish Charity No SC011353