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Encyclopedia > Inverness Cathedral

Cathedral Church of Saint Andrew

Cathedral from the opposite bank of the River Ness
Dedication St Andrew
Denomination Scottish Episcopal Church
Tradition Broad Church
Diocese Moray, Ross & Caithness
Bishop vacant see
Provost and Rector Very Rev Alex Gordon
Website www.invernesscathedral.com

Inverness Cathedral, also known as the Cathedral Church of Saint Andrew is a cathedral of the Scottish Episcopal Church situated in the city of Inverness in Scotland. It is the seat of the Bishop of Moray, Ross and Caithness, ordinary of the Diocese of Moray, Ross and Caithness. Download high resolution version (1280x960, 566 KB) Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... The River Ness is a river flowing from Loch Ness in Scotland, north to Inverness and the Moray Firth. ... Dedication (Lat. ... Saint Andrew (Greek: Andreas, manly), the Christian Apostle, brother of Saint Peter, was born at Bethsaida on the Lake of Galilee. ... A denomination, in the Christian sense of the word, is an identifiable religious body under a common name, structure, and/or doctrine. ... The neutrality of this article is disputed. ... Christian traditions are traditions of practice or belief associated with Christianity. ... Broad church is a term referring to latitudinarian churches in the Church of England. ... Pope Pius XI blesses Bishop Stephen Alencastre as fifth Apostolic Vicar of the Hawaiian Islands in a Cathedral of Our Lady of Peace window. ... The Diocese of Moray, Ross and Caithness is one of the seven dioceses of the Scottish Episcopal Church. ... Two bishops assist at the Exhumation of Saint Hubert, who was a bishop too, at the église Saint-Pierre in Liège. ... A provost is a senior official in a number of Christian churches. ... The word rector (ruler, from the Latin regere) has a number of different meanings. ... A website (or Web site) is a collection of web pages, typically common to a particular domain name or subdomain on the World Wide Web on the Internet. ... A cathedral is a Christian church building, specifically of a denomination with an episcopal hierarchy, such as the Anglican, Catholic and some Lutheran churches, which serves as the central church of a diocese, and thus as a bishops seat. ... The neutrality of this article is disputed. ... Inverness (Inbhir Nis in Scottish Gaelic) is the only city in the Highland council area and the Highlands of Scotland. ... Motto: (Latin for No one provokes me with impunity)1 Anthem: Multiple unofficial anthems Capital Edinburgh Largest city Glasgow Official language(s) English, Gaelic, Scots 2 Government Constitutional monarchy  - Queen Queen Elizabeth II  - Prime Minister of the UK Tony Blair MP  - First Minister Jack McConnell MSP Unification    - by Kenneth I... The Cathedral of St Andrew in Inverness, Scotland, is the mother church of the Diocese of Moray, Ross and Caithness within the Scottish Episcopal Church. ... Pope Pius XI, depicted in this window at Cathedral of Our Lady of Peace, Honolulu, was ordinary of the universal Roman Catholic Church and local ordinary of Rome. ... The Diocese of Moray, Ross and Caithness is one of the seven dioceses of the Scottish Episcopal Church. ...

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Inverness - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1750 words)
Inverness was granted city status by the Queen in December 2000, and celebrated its new status officially in March 2001.
Inverness was one of the chief strongholds of the Picts, and in 565 was visited by Saint Columba with the intention of converting the Pictish king Brude, who is supposed to have resided in the vitrified fort on Craig Phadrig (168 m), 2.4 km west of the city.
As a component of Inverness District of Burghs Inverness was a parliamentary burgh from 1708 to 1918.
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