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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April 21, 2017

Passion Play

Emotions peaked on Friday night in Hamilton when those watching the crucifixion were moved to tears.

This scene formed part of the Passion Play performed by Hamilton churches.  It began with a street procession on Palm Sunday and...

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April 10, 2017


The Minister and Kirk Session of Bothwell Parish Church recently welcome the Princess Royal to a service marking the restoration of the Quire of the Church which dates back to 1398 and time of the Third Earl of Douglas,...

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