The Diocese of Brechin is in the North East of Scotland, and part of the Scottish Episcopal Church. It is the smallest of the seven Dioceses in Scotland and stretches from Muchalls in the North East down to Dundee in the South, and across to Glencarse in the South West. The Cathedral and Administrative Centre is St Paul’s Cathedral in Dundee. Pope Pius XI blesses Bishop Stephen Alencastre as fifth Apostolic Vicar of the Hawaiian Islands in a Cathedral of Our Lady of Peace window. ... Brechin is a burgh in Angus, Scotland. ... Scottish Executive - official site of the Scottish Executive Scottish Parliament - official site of The Scottish Parliament BBC Scotland - Scottish history, news and travel pages from BBC The Gazetteer for Scotland - Extensive guide to the places and people of Scotland, by the Royal Scottish Geographical Society and University of Edinburgh Scotland... The Scottish Episcopal Church (Scottish Gaelic: Eaglais Easbaigeach na h-Alba, Lowland Scots: Scottish Episcopal Kirk, see kirk) is a Christian church in Scotland and a member of the Anglican Communion. ... The Royal Burgh of Dundee (DÃ¹n DÃ¨agh in Gaelic) is Scotlands fourth largest city, population 154,674 (2001), situated on the north bank of the Firth of Tay. ... A cathedral is a Christian church building, specifically of a denomination with an episcopal hierarchy (such as the Roman Catholic Church or the Lutheran or Anglican churches), which serves as the central church of a diocese. ...
It is twinned with the diocese of Iowa, USA and with the diocese of Swaziland. State nickname: The Hawkeye State Official languages English Capital Des Moines Largest city Des Moines Governor Thomas Vilsack (D) Senators Chuck Grassley (R) Tom Harkin (D) Area - Total - % water Ranked 26th 145,743 kmÂ² 0. ...
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