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.

Latest from us

April 23, 2015

Presbytery Clerk

The Presbytery of Hamilton, the third largest in the Church of Scotland, with 62 charges (77 congregations) across a range of both urban and rural settings, has recently reviewed its operations and administration arrangements,...

Continue Reading

March 29, 2015

Linkage in Blantyre

At a service held in St. Andrew's Parish Church, Blantyre on Thursday, 26 March 2015, led by the Moderator, the Rev. Fiona Nicolson, assisted by the Rev. Fiona McKibben, the congregations of Blantyre: Livingstone Memorial and...

Continue Reading
New in Resources

Useful resources and documents are regularly updated in our Resources section.

Find a Church

Use our new “Search by Postcode” feature to find your closest Church of Scotland parish church.


Some of our congregations are looking for new ministers. Could it be you?

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