Greyfriars Kirk Tree Planting

Last Friday we were happy to plant a tree that will go towards the Greyfriars Orchard! It was a wonderful time, and we can’t wait to get back to it! 

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COVID 19

The situation concerning Covid 19 is evolving day by day. Greyfriars Kirk / Greyfriars Outreach Ltd is monitoring central Government and Health advice and will react accordingly.  The Kirk is continuing to open for worship and other events (including visitor opening and concerts).  If this situation changes, we will inform those affected through our website…

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Opportunities for Nomination to the CrossReach Board

We are excited to announce the formation of a new Crossreach board! Nominations are now being sought from people from congregations of the Church of Scotland to serve on the new Board. Information for potential members of the new Board, along with details of the nomination process and a copy of the nomination form, can…

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Radio 4 Podcast: In Our Time – 12 March 2020

Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss Scottish Presbyterian pledges to advance their beliefs in the face of episcopacy and Roman Catholicism, and their impact across Britain and Ireland. Click the Link: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m000g3f6

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Guest Post: Remembrance. Reflection. Reconciliation.

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250th Anniversary of Gaelic Worship in Edinburgh

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Questions & Concerns About Greyfriars Kirkyard

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Guest Post: Inhabiting the Shadows

Within the Church of Scotland, we are fortunate to have missions partners throughout the world. One such partner is John McCullouch, who serves and works in the Middle East, primarily in Israeli and Palestinian regions. His latest partner letter reflects upon the marking of the National Holocaust Day (Thursday 2nd May 2019) in Jerusalem. Click…

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Practical Pilgrim Day

Come along and find out more about the Camino de Santiago, featuring our own minister the Rev Dr Richard Frazer!

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Greyfriars 400 Stakeholders Meeting

Fantastic plans for celebration are underway… join us at the Greyfriars 400 Stakeholders Forum!

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Science in An Age of Change

Join our friends at St. Columbas-by-the-Castle as they host “Science in An Age of Change,” an afternoon exploring cutting-edge issues in science in our fast-changing world.

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Greyfriars Kirk Sermons Now Available Online!

Greyfriars Kirk’s sermons are now available online for anyone to stream and listen in.

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The Vision 2019 Magazine is Out!

The Vision 2019 magazine is here! Pick up your copy on the congregational table at the Kirk, or click the image below to view the magazine online.  

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2018 Novi Sad General Assembly of the Conference of European Churches

This week, our minister, the Rev Dr Richard Frazer, is attending the 2018 Novi Sad General Assembly of the Conference of European Churches and was part of a beautiful peace prayer along the Danube.

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Greyfriars Kirk – VisitScotland Rating

  Greyfriars Kirk has been awarded a 4-star grade by VisitScotland which means that according to VisitScotland,  Greyfriars Kirk is considered excellent! We are proud of this rating and motivated to do the best we can, in order to provide the best service to our community and to the tourists that visit our Kirk.  

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Weekly Bulletin from the Grassmarket Community Project

Click the link below to stay up-to-date with the latest news from the Grassmarket Community Project!

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Greyfriars Kirk Online Presence

Since the 20th December 2017, we have our wonderful new website, but this is not the only presence we have online. On social media, we would love to connect with you on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. It is a privilege to have a page on Wikipedia, Trip Advisor, as well as in independent publications such…

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Don’t Forget to Spring Forward!

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Bobby Commemoration Service

This Sunday, 14th January, there will be a special service to commemorate Greyfriars Bobby

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Gaelic Service takes a break

The Gaelic service is taking a break over Christmas.

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Get in touch with the Greyfriars Pastoral team

Jan Raitt, who heads up the team, outlines what they can offer…

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Join our annual Pet Blessing ceremony

It’s almost time for our annual Pet Blessing ceremony!

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